Faith, Hope and Charity.From the Original Picture in the Possession of Sir Edward Swinburne Bart.
Published Feby. 1st 1780 by John Boydell Engraver in Cheapside London.
Very fine engraving with large margins, printed in sanguine, 455 x 405mm. 18 x 16".
The three theological virtues: Charity at left with her two children stretching out their arms; Hope wearing pearls and holding an anchor at right; Faith at centre, veiled and holding a cross and a book. The Holy Spirit above in the sky in the form of a dove, the whole in a circular frame. After Peter Paul Rubens (1577 - 1640).
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