The Resurrection
This painting is part of the group: The Santa Croce Altarpiece

Christ steps triumphant out of the tomb while four soldiers sleep in the foreground. New Testament (Matthew 28: 2-4). He holds the banner of the Resurrection with a red cross on a white ground.

This panel formed the last scene in the predella of the high altarpiece of S. Croce, Florence.

Key facts

Artist
Artist dates
documented 1317-27; died possibly 1329
Full title
The Resurrection
Group
Date made
possibly 1325-8
Medium and support
Egg tempera on wood
Dimensions
41.5 x 58.1 cm
Acquisition credit
Presented by Viscount Rothermere, 1926
Inventory number
NG4191
Location in Gallery

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