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The Massacre of the Innocents (L. Coghiet)

Slide 148 of The life of Christ: [original set issued before 1909] (religious: Newton & Co., 838 slides, in/before 1909)

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creator of source image(s): COGNIET, Léon  (1794-1880)

Type of image
drawing / painting / print
height 3.25 inches (8.3 cm), width 3.25 inches (8.3 cm)
(all dimensions are nominal; individual examples of this slide may have varied slightly from these values).
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photography, on glass substrate
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same image as slide 24 of A carol service (religious: Newton & Co., 36 slides, 1905-1909)


The image shows Léon Cogniet's 1824 painting Scène du massacre des innocents, now in the Musée des Beaux-Arts, Rennes.


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Lucerna ID  5061979

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 11 February 2021

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