Originally part of an altarpiece it depicts Christ holding the banner of the Resurrection and stepping out of an open sepulchre while soldiers appear awakened and dazzled.
The Resurrection of Christ by English School, mid 15th century
© Ferens Art Gallery
- Alabaster Dimensions: 53 x 25 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £7,500 ( Total: £30,000)
- Acquired in:
- Daniel Katz Ltd
With traces of original colour and gilding.
Chapel of the Breuil-Benoit Castle, France; Les Eluminures, 'Moyen Age-Renaissance', Paris/Le Louvre des Antiquaries, Paris; present vendor.
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