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The ten Lepers healed

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1948,0214.132

  • Title (object)

    • The ten Lepers healed
  • Description

    Christ, with the disciples, healing ten lepers kneeling under a shelter; stream with bridge, and landscape with trees, cattle, buildings and the sea in the background; above, putti, holding a fringed sheet with royal coat of arms and a dedication; illustration to Nicolas Fontaine, 'The History of the New Testament', trans, Joseph Raynor (London, Samuel Roycroft for Richard Blome, 1688).
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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1688
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 328 millimetres (trimmed)
    • Width: 202 millimetres (trimmed)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with title, after which: 'Luke 17'.
        Production details: 'G Freman Inv.' and 'Van Hove sculp.'
        Plate number at bottom left: '34.'
        At the top, lettered with a dedication: 'The Worshipfull Samuel Ellis Esq. Marshall of his Majestys Court of Kings Bench &ct. / For ye Advancement of this Worke, Contributed to this Plate, to whose Patronage it is humbly Dedicated by Richard Blome.'
  • Location

    Not on display (British XVIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Associated names

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: The Bible (Luke 17)
    • Associated Title: The History of the New Testament
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1948

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1948,0214.132

Christ, with the disciples, healing ten lepers kneeling under a shelter; stream with bridge, and landscape with trees, cattle, buildings and the sea in the background; above, putti, holding a fringed sheet with royal coat of arms and a dedication; illustration to Nicolas Fontaine, 'The History of the New Testament', trans, Joseph Raynor (London, Samuel Roycroft for Richard Blome, 1688).  Engraving

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Christ, with the disciples, healing ten lepers kneeling under a shelter; stream with bridge, and landscape with trees, cattle, buildings and the sea in the background; above, putti, holding a fringed sheet with royal coat of arms and a dedication; illustration to Nicolas Fontaine, 'The History of the New Testament', trans, Joseph Raynor (London, Samuel Roycroft for Richard Blome, 1688). Engraving

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