Adrian Wiszniewski, 'The Stations of the Cross: Jesus is Stripped of his Garments'

Adrian Wiszniewski, 'The Stations of the Cross: Jesus is Stripped of his Garments'

Adrian Wiszniewski (born 1958)
'The Stations of the Cross: Jesus is Stripped of his Garments'
Britain
1999
Linocut on Japanese tenjin paper
Published by Glasgow Print Studio
Museum no. E.522:10-2001
Purchased through the Julie and Robert Breckman Print Fund
© Adrian Wiszniewski and Glasgow Print Studio

When the soldiers stripped Christ, they divided up his clothes and cast lots for them. This is a significant moment in the story as the soldiers' actions were the fulfilment of an Old Testament prophecy.