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The 15 Artworks of Lucas Cranach The Elder and of topic Christianity



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Lucas Cranach The Elder - Passions of Christ and AntichristPassions of Christ and AntichristLucas Cranach The Elder

During the Reformation, Lutheran artists in Wittenberg and Nuremberg anonymously produced dozens of broadsheets and pamphlets satirizing the pope, clergy and many Catholic beliefs. Lucas Cranach illustrated and Philip Melanchton supplied the text for a small picture book (Passional Christi und Antic...

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Lucas Cranach The Elder - Christ and the AdulteressChrist and the AdulteressLucas Cranach The Elder

Recently some scholars attributed the painting to Hans Cranach, son of Lucas Cranach the Elder. Since the style of father and son was very close to each other it is very difficult to differentiate between them. Now in the collection of the Szépmûvészeti Múzeum, Budapest.

Museum of Fine Arts (Budapest, Hungary)
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Lucas Cranach The Elder - Head of Christ Crowned with ThornsHead of Christ Crowned with ThornsLucas Cranach The Elder

Head of Christ Crowned with Thorns ( 1510) ,(Oil on lime panel, 28 x 21 cm) is now in Private collection. The type of image derives from Early Netherlandish painting (Jan van Eyck and Dirk Bouts the Elder).