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Resurrection of Christ
Resurrection of Christ
Date:
17th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Pen And Black Ink Over Red Chalk
Dimensions:
Sheet: 268 x 211 mm (10 9/16 x 8 5/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Joseph Green Cogswell (#47 (Hellman #9); Mortimer Leo Schiff; Moore S. Achenbach;
Cogswell no. , Hellman no. as (George S. Hellman, Original Drawings by the Old Masters: The Collection formed by Joseph Green Cogswell, 1786-1871, New York: privately published, 1915).

Accession Number:
1963.24.222
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Christ assending. Figures fallen on ground beneath.

RESURRECTION OF CHRIST, powerful scene of heaven and earth depicting a resurrected Jesus in the sky holding a triumphant flag, rays of light eminate from his outstretched hand and body, rays fall to earth where his crucifiers take shelter, soldiers cower from him and hold their hands up to the light.