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The three holy women take spices to the tomb of Christ; an angel is waiting there. Etching by J.B. Patas after J.B. Wicar after P. da Cortona.

  • Pietro, da Cortona, 1597-1669
  • Pictures

About this work


Bible. N.T. Matthew 28.1-2; Mark 16.1-8; Luke 24.1. The woman on the left holds a jar of embalming spices. Another stands on the floor. Smoke appears to be emanating from the tomb. A cross is discernible through the trees

Physical description

1 print : etching ; image 24.4 x 15 cm


Peint par Pietre de Cortone. Dessiné par J.B. Wicar et gravé par Patas


Wellcome Library no. 23282i


  • French

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