Adrian Wiszniewski, 'The Stations of the Cross : Jesus Takes up the Cross'

Adrian Wiszniewski, 'The Stations of the Cross : Jesus Takes up the Cross'

Adrian Wiszniewski (born 1958)
'The Stations of the Cross : Jesus Takes up the Cross'
Britain
1999
Linocut on Japanese tenjin paper
Published by Glasgow Print Studio
Museum no. E.522:2-2001
Purchased through the Julie and Robert Breckman Print Fund
© Adrian Wiszniewski and Glasgow Print Studio

Christ takes the weight of the cross, which he must drag to the place of crucifixion. The blood-red colour of the printing ink reflects the idea of sacrifice.