Thursday, May 15, 2008

Passion paintings

Lovis Corinth (1858-1925),
Kreuzabnahme, 1895,
Oil on canvas , 95 x 120 cm
Wallraf-Richartz-Museum - Fondation Corboud, Cologne (KÖLN)

This picture was the first for which Corinth found a buyer. It is still in the ownership of the family to whom it was sold.

Lovis Corinth (1858-1925),
Christ Carrying the Cross. 1904
Städel Museum, Frankfurt.