The Resurrection

Attrib. to Master of the Holy Kinship (15th century, German)
The Resurrection, late 15th century

Oil on panel
53 ¾ in x 37 in (136.8 cm x 94 cm)
Gift of Mrs. Nicholas H. Noyes, 78.62.2


unknown dates, Richterich church, near Aachen (Germany)

?—1834, Jakob Johannes Lyversberg Collection, Cologne

1834—1837, Estate of the late Jakob Johannes Lyversberg, Cologne

August 16, 1837, Sale, "Sammlung der Gemälde J. Lyversberg in Köln," Cologne (cat. nos. 29-32), apparently “bought in” by the husband of Lyversberg’s great granddaughter, Dr. W. Virnich, Bonn

1837—1890, Dr. W. Virnich Collection

unknown dates, Hörstor Collection, Frankfurt

ca. 1900, Dr. Baumeister Collection, Cologne

ca. 1902-1940, St. Ignatius Jesuit College, Valkenburg (Netherlands), presumably a gift from the widow of Dr. Baumeister

1940-1944, Before St. Ignatius Jesuit College was closed by the German Gestapo, the painting was hidden, probably in the (marl) quarries near Maastricht.

ca. 1944-1978, painting returned to St. Ignatius Jesuit College, Valkenburg

April 14, 1978, sold at Christie’s, London, on behalf of the Jesuit college of Valkenburg, to Shickman Gallery, New York

1978, Marguerite Lilly Noyes, Indianapolis, purchased from Shickman Gallery

1978, Gift to the IU Art Museum from Marguerite Lilly Noyes

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Provenance research on this work is ongoing, and this record will be updated as more information becomes available.