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La Circoncision de notre Seigneur Jesus-Christ ...Plate 51...from Recueil d’estampes d’après les plus beaux tableaux et d’après les plus beaux desseins qui sont en France … (Paris: Imprimerie Royale, 1729), vol. 1
Location:
Not on display
Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
47.1 x 46.8 cm (image)
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Continent:
Europe
Acquisition Date:
1963-01-01
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

An artist's conception of Jesus's circumcision...giant hall...Bernini-like columns...large minora...crowd of men and women milling about...Jesus is supported by his mother upon a ritual stand...removal of the foreskin is under way.

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