The Macklin Bible -- Christ Walking on the Sea.
 Loutherbourg, Philippe-Jacques de, 1740-1812 ; Fittler, James, 1758-1835

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Title:The Macklin Bible -- Christ Walking on the Sea
Notes:The Macklin Bible is an enormous physical specimen of book art, comprising seven volumes two feet in height and over 130 pounds in weight. It is the apogee of the art of British copper-plate engraving, involving both painters and engravers. These renowned artists often selected scripture texts that featured women, who were the nurturers of religious education for the family in late 18th century England.
Date:1795
Artist:Loutherbourg, Philippe-Jacques de, 1740-1812 ; Fittler, James, 1758-1835
Building:Jean and Alexander Heard Library
Object/Function:Print
City/Town:Nashville
State:TN
Country:United States

Scripture:Mark 6:48
Matthew 14:22-33
Person as Subject:Jesus Christ
Lectionary links:AProp14
BProp12
General Subject:Water

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Attribution:Loutherbourg, Philippe-Jacques de, 1740-1812 ; Fittler, James, 1758-1835. The Macklin Bible -- Christ Walking on the Sea, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/act-imagelink.pl?RC=54067 [retrieved October 17, 2019]. Original source: A gift to Vanderbilt University from John J. and Anne Czura..
Record Number:54067 Last Updated: 2014-05-06 13:47:27 Record Created: 2008-08-16 10:18:48
Institution:Vanderbilt University Unit: Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition