Christ rising from the Tomb

This painting is said to have been the central panel of an altarpiece from the church of S. Pietro at Maggianico, near Lecco. The panel of 'Saint Andrew' is thought to be from the same altarpiece. Other compartments show Saints Peter, Paul, Ambrose, Bernard and Anthony Abbot, together with a predella of Christ and the apostles.

Key facts

Artist dates
active 1508; died 1546
Full title
Christ rising from the Tomb
Date made
Medium and support
Oil on poplar
152.4 x 84.5 cm
Acquisition credit
Bought, 1895
Inventory number
Location in Gallery