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Cristo Crucificado

Cristo Crucificado

Artist: Jose Rafael Aragon (ca. 1783-90 Santa Fe, New Mexico - 1862 Pueblo Quemado (now Córdova), New Mexico)

Department: History
Date: c. 1830
Medium: wood, cottonwood, gesso, tempera paint
Dimensions:
48 x 40 in. (121.9 x 101.6 cm)
Classification: Communication Objects
Credit Line: Albuquerque Museum, gift of Bainbridge Bunting
Object number: PC1975.84.2
DescriptionA bulto, santo of Christ on the cross, Cristo Crucificado. Carved cottonwood, gesso, and tempera paint. Eyes are open, wrists are tied with leather. There is a painted design on the cross, and blood.
On view
Label Text:This bulto was collected by noted architect Bainbridge Bunting in Rodarte, New Mexico.