From: a French
Bible history published in 1713 - the artist is probably Matthias Scheits.
English Title: "Christ crucifyd betwixt
two thieves. John. XIX. 18-34.
Also on Plate: "N.T.44" and
the translations of the above in French and Dutch
Relevant Biblical passages: John
19.18-34: "18 Where they crucified him, and two other with him,
on either side one, and Jesus in the midst. ... 25 Now there stood by
the cross of Jesus his mother, and his mother's sister, Mary the wife
of Cleophas, and Mary Magdalene. ... 32 Then came the soldiers, and
brake the legs of the first, and of the other which was crucified with
him. ... 34 But one of the soldiers with a spear pierced his side, and
forthwith came there out blood and water."
fine with pleasant, age-typical browning and a little soiling in margins
Page size: 11" x 8.5" Image
size: 8.75" x 7"
Price: $70 #CX5 Keywords: John19
From: an early
edition of a Dutch Bible history; the artist is Romeyn de Hooghe; c1700.
On Plate: 4 small images surrounding
a larger central image each illustrating a different biblical passage.
There is also a few text lines above and below image with the number
CXXVIII. "Rom: de Hooge inv: et fec.; L. Lindenberg exec. cum Privil."
Relevant Biblical passages: : (Central
image, John 19.v.2) "2 And the soldiers platted a crown of thorns,
and put it on his head, and they put on him a purple robe"; (upper
left, John 13.v.2) "2 And supper being ended, the devil having
now put into the heart of Judas Iscariot, ... to betray him"; (upper
right John 13.v.4) "4 He riseth from supper, and laid aside his
garments; and took a towel, and girded himself."; (lower left,
John 18.v.3) "3 Judas then, having received a band of men and officers
from the chief priests and Pharisees, cometh thither with lanterns and
torches and weapons."; (lower right, Johan 19.v.5) "5 Then
came Jesus forth, wearing the crown of thorns, and the purple robe.
And Pilate saith unto them, Behold the man!"
fine Image size: 7.5" x 5.75"
Price: $85 #CX3/RHN128 Keywords: John19 John13
a Dutch Bible history published by Goeree in 1690.
Also on Plate: "I.N.R.I., Jesaia
53:5.8-12"[Isaiah]; "Lev. 16.30"; "Gal.. 3.13";
Relevant Biblical passages: Leviticus
16.30: "30 For on this day shall atonement be made for you, to cleanse
you; from all your sins shall ye be clean before the LORD."; Galatians
3.13: "13 Christ hath redeemed us from the curse of the law, being
made a curse for us: for it is written, Cursed is every one that hangeth
on a tree"; Isaiah 53.8-12: "... 9 And they made his grave with
the wicked, and with the rich his tomb; although he had done no violence,
neither was any deceit in his mouth. ..."
fine with pleasant, age-typical browning; a few insignificant spots in
Page size: 12.25" x 7.25"; Image size: 11" x 6.75"
Price: $100 #CX1 Keywords: Isaiah53 Leviticus16
a life of Jesus published c1850.
English Title: "The Crucifixion. [Page
Relevant Biblical passages: John 19.33-34:
"33. But when they came to Jesus, and saw that he was dead already,
they brake not his legs: 34 But one of the soldiers with a spear pierced
his side, and forthwith came there out blood and water."
lightish impression (has been cleaned)
Page size: 8.5" x 5"; Image size: 3.5" x 2.5"
Price: $15 #CX6 Keywords: John19
a Dutch Bible history published by Mortier in 1700, the so-called "Great
Bible"1690. There are two images on this rather large page (please
click on thumbnail for whole page).
Titles (also in Dutch): (First image)
"St. Marc. XV v 27... Iesus Christ est Crucife au milieu de deux
voleurs." (Second image) "St. Luc. XXIII v 43... Le voile du
Temple se dechire par le milieu."
Rough translations: (First image): "Jesus
Christ is Crucified between the two thieves." (Second image): "The
veil of the Temple is torn in the middle."
Also on Plate: "Elliger, Inv.; Gonwe[?]
very good to fine
Page size: 16.25" x 10.5"; Image size (for both images):
8" x 5.75"
Price: $75 #CX2/MN49 Keywords: Mark15 Luke23
an English Bible history published by Southwell c1775.
Title: "The Crucifixion. 'And he bowed
his head, and gave up the Ghost. John XIX.30."
Also on Plate: "Rubens pinx; Taylor
exquisite and fine image with unpleasant spots and soiling on parts of
margins and a tear from right lower edge up through margin and ending
at the outside of printed frame -- all would be hidden in framing (see
Page size: 15" x 9.5"; Image size (including printed frame):
9.75 " x 7"
Price: $50 #CX7 Keywords: John19
From: an English
Bible history published by Stackhouse in 1756.
Title: "They feared greatly saying
truly This was the Son of God. Math.27 Chap.V.54."
Also on Plate: "P.P. Rubens pinxit;
Ger. Vander Gucht Sculp.; page 1445; Pl 101."
exquisite and fine image with some very minor problems in margin (see
Page size: 15" x 9.75"; Image size: 9.5 " x 7.25"
Price: $75 #CX4 Keywords: Matthew27