coat of arms: the trinity and mystic pietà print
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The wounded figure of the dead Christ supported by God the Father is revealed through the clouds. Above them is the dove representing the Holy Spirit. Together the three represent the Holy Trinity. On either side are the grieving figures of the Virgin and Saint John, supporting the body of Christ. They stand in a tomb of dark red marbled stone. The small figures kneeling on the grass below are probably the family who commissioned the painting from Baldung. Donors are often shown as diminutive