Christ with Jairus by Francisque Millet

This classical landscape is anchored by a figural group in the centre of the foreground.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
104.7 x 140.6 cm
Acquired in:
1955
Presented by:
F D Lycett Green through The Art Fund

This group of figures is surrounded by rivers and buildings. This painting was part of a collection of 117 works belonging to the industrialist and engineer F.D. Lycett Green and bequeathed to York through the Art Fund, in 1955, in recognition of the remarkable efforts made after the Second World War by its curator to transform it into a gallery of international importance.

Provenance

Richardson collection; Sir Matthew Wilson; F.D. Lycett Green.

Venue details

York Art Gallery Exhibition Square, YORK North Yorkshire YO1 7EW 01904 687687 www.yorkartgallery.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £6.82)

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