The Birth of Christ.And again when he bringeth in the first begotten into the Worl he saith & let all the Angels of God worship him. / Heb. Ch. I. ver. 6.
Mezzotint with etching and small margins. Platemark: 345 x 245mm (13½ x 9½").
A nativity scene. The Virgin Mary, sitting on straw by the manger, lifts a cloth around the infant Jesus who is lying in front of her.Two angels kneel to the right, while St Joseph stands watching on the left, one arm on a ledge, the other at his chest. An ox and ass can be seen on the left and three cherubs appear in clouds in upper right.
Ex: Collection of The Hon. C. Lennox-Boyd.
[Ref: 32127] £180.00