The Face of Christ Agemian paintings Italy

The Shroud of Turin

Perhaps the most famous of Agemian’s works is the Face of Christ.

"face of Christ" based on the Shroud of Turin 1935
“Face of Christ” based on the Shroud of Turin 1935
Face of Christ (First version)

Agemian used the image on the left, the Holy Shroud, as his ‘model’ using forensic imagery.

Face of Christ (Second Version)

The black and white image is the negative photo done in Torino, Italy in 1936, using the imprint on the Shroud of Turin.

‚ÄčThe images below are Agemian paintings, done in 1935. There is a 1st edition printing of these images now available. See SHOP.

‚ÄčThis image of “The Face of Christ” at the top of this page (first version) is available for purchase as either a painting reproduction or as prayer cards. The “Face of Christ” shown as “second version” is available only as a painting reproduction. All prints and cards are created with quality paper suitable for framing or keepsake.

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