Religious Emblems / The Daughters of Jerusalem
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Two women standing on the right, listening to a third who lies love-stricken under a palm tree on the left, one hand on her heart; in a border. 1809
Wood-engraving with letterpress
- Published in: London
- (Europe,British Isles,England,London)
- Height: 75 millimetres
- Width: 113 millimetres
Inscription ContentLettered within image with engraver's monogram, above image with letterpress for the title, followed by a quotation in Hebrew; below the image 'C. Nesbit sculpt. / Published by R. Ackermann, 101, Strand' and with a quotation: 'I charge you, O daughters of Jerusalem, if you find my beloved, that you tell him, that I am sick of love. / The Song of Solomon, v. 8.'; numbered '14'.
For more information on the series, see 1871,0812.2569.
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Object reference number: PPA289473
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