ANDRÉ DURAND Twenty-First Century Paintings
THE WAY OF THE CROSS
Dimensions: 76.5 x 50.8
Oil on linen
The Way of the Cross; in Latin, Via Crucis; also called simply, The Way refers to the depiction of the final hours (or Passion) of Jesus, and the devotion commemorating the Passion. The tradition as chapel devotion began with St. Francis of Assisi and extended throughout the Roman Catholic Church in the medieval period.