An image of "Why seek ye the living among the dead?" St Luke 24 v5

Roddam Spencer Stanhope

(England 20 Jan 1829 – 02 Aug 1908)

"Why seek ye the living among the dead?" St Luke 24 v5

Location
19th c European art
Year
1870-1890s
Media
Painting
Medium
oil, gesso, goldleaf, wax medium, on canvas
Dimensions
129.8 x 168.8 cm stretcher; 160.4 x 200.5 x 11.0 cm frame
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Arthur Moon KC in memory of his mother, Emma, born in Sydney in 1860, the daughter of John de Villers Lamb 1950
Accession number
8537
Provenance
Arthur Moon, KC, pre 1950, England, Gift of Arthur Moon 1950
Sir Ernst and Lady Emma Moon, post 1907, England, Braziers park, Ipsden, Oxon
Gooden and Fox, post 28 Jun 1907, London/England, [dealer] Bought Christie's London, 28 June 1907 lot no. 137, as 'Resurrection morning' see 'Years Art' 1908, pg. 345
William Imrie, pre 28 Jun 1907, Sold Christie's London, 28 June 1907 lot no. 137