Crucifixion by Craigie Aitchison

Depicts the Crucified Christ as an abondoned outcast attended by a lone dog and a bird who watch and wait as life ebbs from the body leaving an incandescent halo.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
221 x 188 cm
Art Fund grant:
£10,000 ( Total: £50,000)
Acquired in:
1999
Vendor:
Timothy Taylor Gallery Ltd

Provenance

The artist; private collection, London; present vendor.

Venue details

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, Chamberlain Square, Birmingham West Midlands B3 3DH 0121 348 8000 www.birminghammuseums.org.uk

Entry details

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