The Dead Christ Supported by Angels & St James on his Way to Execution
- Art Funded
- 35 x 28 cm
- Art Fund grant
- £100,000 (Total: £445,000; Tax remission)
Particularly moving are the anguished face of Christ and the wailing expressions of certain angels. The verso portrays St James being led to his execution set in a triumphal arch festooned with swags and enlivened by the cantankerous actions of a group of putti.