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The Resurrection Spirit
The Resurrection Spirit
The Resurrection Spirit
The Resurrection Spirit
The Resurrection Spirit
The Resurrection Spirit
The Resurrection Spirit
The Resurrection Spirit
The Resurrection Spirit

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Maggi Hambling's first commission for a church in East Sussex. The sculpture represents the spirit of the resurrection caught in a moment of flight, and is a metaphor for the hope. The sculpture is sited to draw the eye up from the altar to the sky.

The Resurrection Spirit





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commissioned by the Church of St Dunstan, with funding from the 2010 bequest of Walter Podger

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Church of St Dunstan


Church of St Dunstan

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Unveiling date

31st March 2013


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Set above the nave of Church of St Dunstan.