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The crucifixus dolorosus from St. In art history, the technical term crucifixus dolorosus has come to be used, a term introduced by Geza de Francovich. If possible, verify the text with references provided in the foreign-language article. Tom Rassieur and George S.

What is certain is that the Coesfeld Cross had already been carried through the town during processions from the beginning. Fingers and toes are spread apart and spasmodically bent. If the cross touches the edges of the shield it is called a pall.

But they are almost always in the form of branches that recall the Tree of Life. Not until the Counter-Reformation did people begin to honour the crosses in many places with a special procession. Another early example of these mystic crucifixes, besides the one in St. Many fork crosses are found in places run by the Dominican and Franciscan orders, especially in Italy.

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Especially clear is an Italian influence. Typical of the mystic crucifixes is the body of Christ hanging on a Y-shaped tree fork with his head falling low over his chest, his mouth contorted with pain and his eyes full of tears. Mary's in the Capitol local walnut wood may have been used.

Gothic passion crucifixes often use forked crosses, but not in all cases. Quite a few hang on Latin crosses. Often the two thieves will appear on a forked cross, while Jesus is depicted hanging on a straight beam. Ebe, Der Deutsche Cicerone.

View a machine-translated version of the German article. You must provide copyright attribution in the edit summary by providing an interlanguage link to the source of your translation. These sorts of crucifix are also found, albeit in much smaller numbers, in other European countries, not just in Italy, but also in Switzerland and in Upper Austria and in Spain. However sin was defeated by the suffering of Jesus on the cross at Calvary.

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Collecting and Connoisseurship, exh. They only had a limited, local following. Mary's in the Capitol, is that in St. Thus it is possible that the original forked crosses were imported order that they were carved by itinerant craftsmen, which is why, in the case of the crucifix in St.