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Oil painting - The Agony in the Garden
  • The Agony in the Garden
    Haydon, Benjamin Robert, born 1786 - died 1846
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The Agony in the Garden

  • Object:

    Oil painting

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (painted)

  • Date:

    early 19th century (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Haydon, Benjamin Robert, born 1786 - died 1846 (painter (artist))

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Oil on canvas

  • Credit Line:

    Given by J. C. Barratt

  • Museum number:

    FA.252[O]

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Oil on canvas depicting Christ with a bright white halo, kneeling in a garden in prayer. He is flanked on one side by two sleeping disciples, whilst an army of men with torches and weapons stand in the background.

Place of Origin

Britain (painted)

Date

early 19th century (painted)

Artist/maker

Haydon, Benjamin Robert, born 1786 - died 1846 (painter (artist))

Materials and Techniques

Oil on canvas

Dimensions

Height: 120 in estimate, Width: 84 in estimate

Object history note

Given by J. C. Barratt, 1868

Descriptive line

Oil painting entitled 'The Agony in the Garden' by Benjamin Robert Haydon. Great Britain, early 19th century.

Materials

Oil paint; Canvas

Techniques

Oil painting

Subjects depicted

Gardens; Army; Prayer

Categories

Paintings; Christianity

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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