Celebrating Easter

Explore artifacts related to Easter and the cross through the centuries.

Antiquity

Processional Cross

Printed Book

“The Resurrection: A Symposium”

Statuary

“My Soul Weeps for Sorrow”

Printed Book

Book of Hours, Use of Salisbury, Inscribed by Henry VIII, King of England

Press

Set of Woodblocks for the 1590/1591 Arabic Gospels

Statuary

“Redemption”

Statuary

“Pietà”

Statuary

“Behold Your King”

Art

"Matthew and Mark," from the series "The Four Evangelists"

Manuscript

Illuminated New Testament in Latin

Statuary

“Be Forsaken”

Statuary

“Simon of Cyrene”

Statuary

“Wine-Colored Robe”

Bible - Printed Book

Luther’s German New Testament with Colored Woodcuts

Manuscript

Prayer book for young Charles V

Statuary

“Crucifixion”

Bible - Printed Book

Bible with Fore-Edge Painting of the Crucifixion

Art

“Christ’s Entry into Jerusalem”

Statuary

“Daughters, Do Not Weep for Me”

Art

"Easter Morning"

Papers

“The Old Rugged Cross” signed by George Bennard