Christ the Gardener

Christ the Gardener is an oil on canvas painting by Édouard Manet, executed from 1856 to 1859, one of his few religious works.[1] It shows the risen Christ in the Noli me tangere episode, although unusually Mary Magdalene is not shown.[2] It is now in a private collection.

Christ the Gardener
MANET Le Christ Jardinier.jpg
ArtistÉdouard Manet
Completion date1859
MediumOil on canvas painting


  1. ^ "Peter Russell, Delphi Complete Works of Édouard Manet, Delphi Classics, 28 August 2016".
  2. ^ "Le Christ Jardinier par ÉdouardManet".