Christ Crucified
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Goya was influenced by the Spanish baroque and especially the paintings of Velasquez when he exhibited this painting for entry into the Royal Academy of Fine Arts of San Fernando in 1780. The artist combined the classical model with his knowledge of anatomy to create a new realism for a subject that had been painted for centuries.
Owner/Location: Museo Nacional del Prado  (Spain - Madrid)
Dates: 1780
Artist age:Approximately 34 years old.
Dimensions: Height: 255 cm (100.39 in.), Width: 154 cm (60.63 in.)
Medium: Painting - oil on canvas
Entered by: Member kohn1fox on 01 December 2013.
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