DÜRER, Albrecht
(b. 1471, Nürnberg, d. 1528, Nürnberg)

Christ on the Mount of Olives

c. 1510
British Museum, London

The block is badly cut and in the Small Passion its place was taken by another picture. This belongs to the earliest compositions of the series Small Passion.

Suggested listening (streaming mp3, 14 minutes):
Ludwig van Beethoven: Christ on the Mount of Olives, op. 85, Introduction and Jesus' aria