SEBASTIANO DEL PIOMBO
(b. 1485, Venezia, d. 1547, Roma)
Christ Carrying the Cross1535-40
Oil on slate, 157 x 118 cm
Szépmûvészeti Múzeum, Budapest
The painting was executed for Giovanni Grimani, Patriarch of Aqquileia from 1546 to 1593. There are two other version of the same subject by Sebastiano, one in Rome (Castel Sant'Angelo) and Berlin (Staatliche Museen).