CARRACCI, Lodovico
(b. 1555, Bologna, d. 1619, Bologna)

Christ Served by Angels in the Wilderness

1608-10
Oil on canvas, 157 x 225 cm
Staatliche Museen, Berlin

The androgynous, Corregiesque figure of Christ imbues this canvas with a compelling fusion of pietism and eroticism.




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