Christ on the Road to Emmaus (version I)

Unidentified Artist, possibly Nehemiah Partridge (1683-c. 1737)
Date: 1718-1725
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 29 1/4 H x 34 3/4 W
Provenance: This painting was owned since at least the nineteenth century by descendants of Philip Van Rensselaer of Cherry Hill, Albany. Philip married Maria Sanders in 1768. She was the first cousin of John Sanders, who owned four other scripture paintings, two of which are painted in the same style as this, and it is plausible that Maria Sanders brought this painting to Cherry Hill
Credit: Gift of Miss Emily W. Rankin and Edward E. Rankin
Accession Number: 1953.23