Christ is shown facing the viewer, weeping, sweating and wringing his hands in anguish.
The Agony in the Garden by Edward Burra, 19381939
© Estate of the artist c/o Lefevre, London
- Watercolour on paper
- 72 x 107 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £35,000 ( Total: £115,000)
- Acquired in:
- Alex Reid & Lefevre Ltd
The soldier rushes in to Christ's left. The background is a rocky ledge and the Disciples can be seen sleeping on the left background of the picture.
Edward Lydall collection; Alex Reid and Lefeuvre, London