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Pieta
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Pieta


Description Conservation Provenance Credit
Description The Virgin seated at the foot of the cross, her hands joined in prayer, contemplates the body of Christ lying stiff across her lap. St. John at the left is about to remove the crown of thorns. The Magdalene kneels on the right, carrying a vase of ointment.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
5/27/1940Treatmentcoated
5/07/1964Examinationexamined for condition
5/18/1964Treatmentcleaned; coated; loss compensation
3/25/1965Treatmentcleaned
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
ca. 1530 (Renaissance)
Medium
painted enamels on copper
(Enamels)
Accession Number
44.30
Measurements
Diam: 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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