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Slide set: The life of Christ: second series (religious: Theobald & Co., 12 slides, in/before 1893)

Known references to this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
The adoration of the shepherds
Slide 2**
The adoration of the wise men
Slide 3**
The flight into Egypt
Slide 4**
Jesus in the Temple with the doctors
Slide 5**
The sermon on the mount
Slide 6**
The entry into Jerusalem
Slide 7**
The Betrayal in the garden
Slide 8**
Jesus condemned to die
Slide 9**
The Crucifixion, soldiers casting lots for the garment
Slide 10**
The burial
Slide 11**
The frightened soldiers gazing at the rising Saviour
Slide 12
The astonished disciples witnessing the ascending of Christ
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Catalogue entry
J. Theobald and Company's extra special illustrated catalogue of magic lanterns, slides and apparatus (London: Theobald & Co., c.1893), 30

“Second Series.

These pictures are from the most celebrated paintings at an enormous cost. In ordering please say 'series two,' the pictures being entirely different to series one.”

Lucerna ID  3005885

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 28 June 2017

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