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PROPERTY OF A LADY

A Biblical Tapestry of St. Paul Preaching at Athens, after designs by Raphael of the series 'the acts of the Apostles'
18th century, perhaps German
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 12,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
52

PROPERTY OF A LADY

A Biblical Tapestry of St. Paul Preaching at Athens, after designs by Raphael of the series 'the acts of the Apostles'
18th century, perhaps German
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 12,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A Biblical Tapestry of St. Paul Preaching at Athens, after designs by Raphael of the series 'the acts of the Apostles'
18th century, perhaps German

Catalogue Note

Paul preaches before the assembled Areopagus, the judicial coucil at Athens (one of whose functions was to hear religious cases).  The Temple of Mars, with a statue of the god, is behind the crowd (Acts 17:16-34).

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