Revealed Religion : Benjamin West. 060 of 100 Bible images

by phillipmedhurst

060  The Raising of Lazarus
060 The Raising of Lazarus

The Raising of Lazarus. 1780. Oil on canvas. 101 x 130 ins (256.5 x 330.2 cms). Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art. It was commissioned as the altarpiece for Winchester Cathedral, Hampshire, England, where it remained 1782-1900; purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan, New York City, in 1900. Now at Wadsworth Art Museum, Hartford, Connecticut and recently restored.