Albrecht Dürer (1471 -1528)
'The Large Passion: The Deposition'
About 1496 -7
Museum no. E.709-1940
Bequeathed by Miss Alice G.E.Carthew
Three men lift Christ 's body to place it in the tomb. The wound in his side still bleeds. In the right hand corner, Christ 's mother Mary sits immobilised by her sorrow.