Pietà

 
Pietà
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  • Title :     Pietà
  • Artist:     Francesco Falcone Artist
  • Accession:     87.1571.6.3.1
  • Country:     Italy Monza (according to Emily Braun)
  • Date:     1928
  • Dimensions:     Inches 102 35 3, Centimeters 259.1 88.9 7.6
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Paintings and Sculpture
  • Subject:     Christian Art and Symbolism , Figurative , Death , Sculpture/Sculpture Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     87.1571.6.3.1-3.JPG
  • Tags:     Paintings and Sculpture
Description:
Carved hardwood central panel of a triptych depicting an elderly man lowering Jesus from the cross into the arms of three other figures; inscription at bottom in Latin; two iron hinges on each side fitted with iron pins.