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Moses presents his brazen serpent to the people. Woodcut after Robert Anning Bell, c. 1890.

  • Bell, Robert Anning, 1863-1933
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Description

Some of the surrounding figures have snakes entwined around their limbs

Physical description

1 print : woodcut ; image 24.8 x 17.7 cm

Lettering

Et sicut Moyses exaltavit serpentem in deserto, ita exaltari oportet filium hominis

Lettering note

The lettering identifies Jesus with the brazen serpent. It is the Latin version of John 3.14

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 18284i

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Languages

  • Latin


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