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    • Crucifix 

      unknown Sienese artist
      This large painted wood crucifix, made in the early trecento (c. 1320), follows the conventions established by Giovanni Pisano, including the narrow waist, twisted body, and arms stretched painfully high above Christ's ...
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      unknown Florentine artist
      This crucifix, which comes from Santa Chiara in Montepulciano and is currently housed in the Museo Civico, appears to be made of painted wood, with metal nails and a loincloth made by dipping a piece of cloth in gesso and ...
    • Crucifix 

      unknown artist
      This large polychromed wood crucifix is first documented being carried in procession in 1335, but the devotions with which it became closely associated were those of the Bianchi in 1399. The Bianchi were a lay devotional ...
    • Crucifix 

      Baccio da Montelupo, circle of, attributed to
      This smaller than life-size wooden crucifix belonged to the Compagnie di Santa Maria Imprunetana and del Santissimo Sacramento of San Felice in Piazza, which were situated in the Oratorio di San Sebastiano, Florence, which ...
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      Benedetto da Maiano
      According to tradition (as cited in an inscription from the early seventeenth century), this small crucifix belonged to Girolamo Savonarola, the fiery preacher and prophet who briefly ruled Florence before he was executed ...
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      Andrea Ferrucci (Andrea da Fiesole)
      This wooden crucifix in Sta. Felicità in Florence has a loincloth made of a piece of fabric dipped in gesso and iron nails. The work is mentioned in Vasari. Photograph(s) licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 ...
    • Crucifix 

      unknown German artist
      This painted wood crucifix is currently displayed in a chapel in the left aisle of San Lorenzo in Florence, with a later aureole behind, flanked by painted cut-out figures of the Virgin Mary and St. John the Evangelist, ...
    • Crucifix 

      Donatello, circle of, attributed to
      This life-size wooden crucifix (placed in San Felice in Piazza by the Soprintendenza in 1929 and now in the Oratorio di San Sebastiano, Florence) is of debated attribution, but generally agreed to be early fifteenth-century, ...
    • Crucifix 

      unknown German artist
      This painted wood crucifix (in Santi Paolino e Donato in Lucca) was made in the early trecento by a German artist. Crucifixes by Northern artists are quite common in Italy at this time, and so it seems likely that German ...
    • Crucifix 

      unknown Lucchese or Pisan artist
      This under-life-size painted wood crucifix, made in the late Trecento, is currently housed in the Museo di Villa Guinigi in Lucca. The cross is modern, the hands have been heavily restored, and the original polychromy only ...
    • Crucifix 

      unknown artist
      This painted wood crucifix is particularly revered, as it was used during (and may have been made for) the devotions of the Bianchi in 1399. The Bianchi were a lay devotional movement that swept across Italy. People wore ...
    • Crucifix 

      Benedetto da Maiano, circle of
      This crucifix, currently housed in the museum of the Cenacolo del Fuligno in Florence, offers a particularly gentle and sweet representation of Christ's sacrifice, one of many created in the late fifteenth century (ca. ...
    • Crucifix 

      Raffaello da Montelupo
      This large crucifix, currently housed in the museum of the Cenacolo di Sant'Apollonia in Florence, was made by Raffaello da Montelupo in 1537-40. Raffaello, the son of Baccio da Montelupo (also a sculptor of crucifixes), ...
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      Benedetto Buglioni
      This glazed terracotta Crucifix, installed over the high altar of the church of San Miniato al Monte, is attributed to Benedetto Buglioni by Marquand and Gentilini. It bears the hallmarks of Buglioni's style and can be ...
    • Crucifix 

      Giovanni Pisano, attributed to
      This under-life-size crucifix (made out of painted wood) has been attributed to Giovanni Pisano himself after cleaning revealed the abraided original surface under many layers of heavy repaint. The restoration also returned ...
    • Crucifix 

      artist unknown
      This trecento crucifix, made of painted wood, is in Santissima Annunziata in Arezzo, but seems to follow Sienese models and so may be by a Sienese sculptor or by a local Aretine imitating a Sienese example. The refined, ...
    • Crucifix 

      Antonio da Sangallo the Elder
      This crucifix in Sant'Agostino in Montepulciano has been attributed convincingly by Margrit Lisner to Antonio da Sangallo the elder, who was in Montepulciano to oversee the construction of the church of San Biagio (1518-28). ...
    • Crucifix 

      unknown Sienese sculptor
      This large crucifix from Sant'Antonio in Montalcino (currently housed in the Museo Civico e Diocesano d'Arte Sacra, Montalcino) has been dated on the basis of style to c. 1330-50. The attenuated body, hanging low on the ...
    • Crucifix 

      unknown German artist
      This painted wood crucifix, currently housed in the Cappella della Pura in Santa Maria Novella in Florence, offers a particularly grim image of Christ's suffering body: painfully thin with protruding bones, slumping low ...
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      Maso di Bartolomeo
      This crucifix, currently housed in the sacristy of Santa Maria Novella in Florence, was previously on the altar of the Trinity in the left aisle of the church. Margrit Lisner attributes it on the basis of style to Maso di ...