Phillip Medhurst

Wisdom from a Gnostic Sage

Tag: Benjamin West

082  Peter's first sermon

Peter’s first Sermon (Peter preaching at Pentecost). Painted 1785, signed 1795. Oil on canvas. 148 X 116 ins. War Memorial Chapel, Bob Jones University, Greenville, South Carolina, U.S.A.

080  The Ascension

The Messiah. 1814. Oil on panel; 129.5 x 99.5 cms, 51 x 39 1/4 ins. Location unknown.

080  The Ascension

The Ascension. Date unknown. Oil on canvas. Last documented at the Rafael Valls Gallery, London.

079  The Ascension

The Ascension. 1801. Oil on canvas. 49 1/2 ins (125.7300 cms) x 34 ins (86.3600 cms). Berger Collection Educational Trust; gifted to the Denver Art Museum, 2018. The picture was never installed in the Royal Chapel, and West returned to the subject two decades later, producing this picture. As was his practice, he created it […]

078  The Ascension

The Ascension. 1781-2. 18 x 9.5 ft. (211 x 114 ins) Oil on canvas. War Memorial Chapel, Bob Jones University, Greenville, South Carolina, U.S.A. For the Royal Chapel Windsor.

077  The Incredulity of St Thomas

The Incredulity of St Thomas. Oil on canvas. 96.5 x 127 cms. Temple Newsam House, Leeds.

076  The Angel at the Tomb of Christ

The Angel at the Tomb of Christ, 1813. Oil on canvas, 16 x 11 3/16 x 1/8 in. (40.6 x 28.4 x 0.3 cm), frame: 26 x 21 1/2 in. (66 x 54.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Madison Avenue, New York.

075  The angel announces the resurrection of Jesus

The angel announces the resurrection of Jesus.1805. Oil on panel. Brooklyn Museum, New York City.

074  The Women at the Sepulchre

The Women at the Sepulchre. 1768. Oil on canvas. 79.3 x 58.4 cms (31.2 x 23 ins). Private Collection.

073  The Resurrection

The Resurrection. c1785. Commissioned the painting for St.George’s Church Barbados. Exhibited at The Royal Academy in 1786. When it arrived in Barbados, the President of the Legislative Council and the Rector had “fallen out”, and as a result, it was relegated to an outbuilding at Lower Estate Plantation, where it remained for more than 30 […]