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Large Christ Italy 16th-17th century

Signature : n/a
Époque : 17th century
Matériaux : wood
Dimensions : l. 53.54 inch X H. 59.84 inch
Disponibilité : Vendu

Christ of large dimensions, without his cross, in coniferous wood, rechampi, represented in “Christus patiens”, resigned, as he appears from the 10th century. He does not yet have the wound caused by Centurion Longinus’ spear. The right foot is superimposed on the left, the right symbol of good, of justice; the three nails can be an allusion to the Trinity.
missing the cross and the three nails. The fingers of the hand (not the thumbs), and those of the right foot, posterior. Canvas preparation on the perizonium.
Hand-to-foot diagonal dimensions: 1.52m. Body alone: 1.22m.
Northern Italy, 16th-17th c.