Entombment of Christ


On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 306

The coats of arms of the donors, Pons de Gontaut and his brother Armand, in whose family funerary chapel this sculpture and the Pietà opposite originally stood, were held by the angels. The donors are represented in the Pietà.

Entombment of Christ, Limestone, polychromy, French

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