Isenheim Altarpiece – The Crucifixion

Isenheim Altarpiece

Crucifixion Panel of the Isenheim altarpiece by Matthias Grünewald which was created between 1510 and 1516. Sister Wendy had this to say about the Crucifixion Panel in the Isenheim Altarpiece “In this noble veracity, Gothic art reached an electrifying greatness.”   Grunewald and Gothic Art Matthias Grünewald, a German Gothic painter, lived during the time […]

Grünewald’s Resurrection from the Isenheim Altarpiece

Grunewald Resurrection

Matthias Grünewald‘s Resurrection painting on the Isenheim Altarpiece is one of Europe’s greatest works of art. Painted between 1512 and 1516, this Altarpiece is unique. The  creation of a deeply religious imagination, Grünewald has painted one of the most excruciating crucifixion scenes ever, and then gone on to paint a truly glorious resurrection. Along with […]