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Two representations of Protestant ceremonies; in the upper part, a baptism; the pastor, standing at the bottom of the steps leading to his pulpit, pours water on the baby held by his father; in the lower part, communion, with women sitting around a long table and sharing the bread and the wine; illustration to 'Cérémonies et coutumes religieuses de tous les peuples du monde', first published in Amsterdam, 1723-43.  1732  Etching and engraving

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Two representations of Protestant ceremonies; in the upper part, a baptism; the pastor, standing at the bottom of the steps leading to his pulpit, pours water on the baby held by his father; in the lower part, communion, with women sitting around a long table and sharing the bread and the wine; illustration to 'Cérémonies et coutumes religieuses de tous les peuples du monde', first published in Amsterdam, 1723-43. 1732 Etching and engraving

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