Relief, Crucifixion - ROM2009_10875_2


Relief, Crucifixion

Maker: Unknown maker
Medium:Alabaster, carved in high relief with traces of paint and gilding
Geography: Nottingham, England
Date: late 1400s
Period: Medieval
50.2 x 26 cm
Object number: 930.18.2
On view
Gallery Location:Samuel European Galleries
DescriptionEyes were often carved as raised domes, with details of eyelids and pupils painting upon them. During the 1400s, subjects became increasingly pictorial and dramatic, even as standards of workmanship declined.
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