The Resurrection

icoon066_vThe original icon was kept in the Byzantine museum in Corfu Town (Kerkyra).
Christ is raising Joseph from Hades on his arm; Mary, the kings of Israel and John the Baptist look on. On Anastasis icons devils are often depicted as small, black human beings with wings and hair standing on end, being punished by an angel in Hades.

Size: 28 x 34 cm.