Christ Bearing the Cross, 1542

  • Pierre Reymond, French, 1532 - 1578

Enamel on copper

  • Overall: 6 × 4 15/16 × 5/16 inches (15.3 × 12.5 × 0.8 cm)

City of Detroit Purchase

21.173

Department

European Sculpture and Dec Arts

  • Religious art
  • Christianity
  • Enamel
  • Copper
  • Passion cycles
  • Staffs (staff weapon components)
  • Figures (representations)
  • Building
  • Plaque (flat object)
  • Cross (object)
  • Limoges
  • Christ
  • Dog

Signed, bottom center: •P•R•

(F.M. Hackenbroch, Frankfurt, Germany)

1921-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Lesley, E.P., Jr. Enamel, an Historic Survey to the Present Day. Exh. cat., Cooper Union Museum. April 15-June 11, 1954, no. 92. Verdier, P. Catalogue of the Painted Enamels of the Renaissance. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore, 1967, p. 211. Renaissance Works of Art from the Permanent Collection. Exh. cat., DIA. Detroit, October 26, 1982-January 2, 1983. Higgott, Suzanne, et al. Catalogue of Glass and Limoges Painted Enamels. The Wallace Collection. London, 2011, pp. 238–239.

Pierre Reymond, Christ Bearing the Cross, 1542, enamel on copper. Detroit Institute of Arts, City of Detroit Purchase, 21.173.