The Resurrection of Christ
Rebecca Dulcibella Orpen Ferrers, later Mrs Edward Henege Dering (1830 – 1923)
Oil painting on panel, The Resurrection of Christ by Rebecca Dulcibella Ferrers Orpen, later Mrs Edward Dering (1830 – 1923), 1877. Christ stands at the entrance to the tomb, clothed in a long white shroud, his right hand raised. Behind him the sun is just risen above the horizon. A figure kneels before him to the left and another holds the stone that has been rolled away from the entrance to the right.
Baddesley Clinton, The Ferrers Collection (acquired through the National Land Fund and transferred to the National Trust in 1980)
Makers and roles
Rebecca Dulcibella Orpen Ferrers, later Mrs Edward Henege Dering (1830 – 1923), artist