Deposition of Christ from the cross, painting, late 15th century, by Portuguese School, from the altarpiece of the Convento de Santa Clara, in the Museu Nacional de Machado de Castro, Coimbra, Portugal. The museum was opened in 1913 and renovated 2004-2012. The city of Coimbra dates back to Roman times and was the capital of Portugal from 1131 to 1255. Its historic buildings are listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Picture by Manuel Cohen

LC16_PORTUGAL_MC_192.jpg

1 of 1

Deposition of Christ from the cross, painting, late 15th century, by Portuguese School, from the altarpiece of the Convento de Santa Clara, in the Museu Nacional de Machado de Castro, Coimbra, Portugal. The museum was opened in 1913 and renovated 2004-2012. The city of Coimbra dates back to Roman times and was the capital of Portugal from 1131 to 1255. Its historic buildings are listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Picture by Manuel Cohen

Copyright © Manuel Cohen

7.5MB
4390x7087
Keywords:
15th century
altarpiece
art
Baixo Mondego
belief
bible
Centro
Christ
christian
christianity
Coimbra
collection
color
colour
Convento de Santa Clara
dead
deposition
Deposition of Christ from the cross
Europe
European
faith
fine arts
frame
Iberia
Iberian Peninsula
image
indoors
inside
interior
Jesus
lamentation
Madonna
Mary
Museu Nacional de Machado de Castro
museum
National Museum Machado de Castro
new testament
painting
Passion
Portugal
Portuguese
Portuguese School
Regiao de Coimbra
religion
religious
sacred
Southern Europe
Southern European
vertical
Virgin