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Christ carried to the Tomb
Sisto Badalocchio

This event, which is not described in the Gospels, takes place after the Lamentation over the dead Christ at the foot of the cross, and before his Entombment.

This is one of several versions of the subject, all analogous in composition. An autograph version of the painting is in the Patrizi collection, Rome.

Key facts
Artist Sisto Badalocchio
Artist dates 1585 - after 1621?
Full title Christ carried to the Tomb
Date made after 1609
Medium and support Oil on copper
Dimensions 43.7 x 33.6 cm
Acquisition credit Bequeathed by Lt.-Col. J.H. Ollney, 1837
Inventory number NG86
Location in Gallery Not on display
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