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Sanctuary for a King by Michael Harrison

an exhibition of paintings by 
Michael Harrison
6-23 May 2015


In March the mortal remains of King Richard III were reinterred at Leicester Cathedral, some 500 years  after he died in battle at Bosworth field.  Michael Harrison was Leicester Cathedral's artist in residence during the remarkable ceremonies and has produced a series of paintings to commemorate the events.
 
This painting entitled 'Sanctuary for a King' was the first in the series and was sold by silent auction.  A cheque for £1,010 was presented to Leicester Cathedral.