Removal of Christ from the cross by Joseph of Arimathea.
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Title:Removal of Christ from the cross by Joseph of Arimathea
Notes:English piece showing Christ being taken down from the cross by Joseph of Arimathea
Building:Victoria and Albert Museum
Country:Great Britain

Scripture:Matthew 27:57-66
Mark 15:42-47
Luke 23:42-52
Person as Subject:Joseph, of Arimathea (Biblical figure)
Lectionary links:AHoly06
General Subject:Deposition of Christ
Library of Congress Subject:Christian art and symbolism -- England -- Medieval, 500-1500
ICONCLASS Number:73D71

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Attribution:Removal of Christ from the cross by Joseph of Arimathea, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. [retrieved October 20, 2016]. Original source: Image courtesy of Patout Burns, Vanderbilt Divinity School.
Record Number:31721 Last Updated: 2012-02-07 18:24:54 Record Created: 2003-08-12 00:00:00
Institution:Vanderbilt University Unit: Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition