Baptism of Jesus.
 Scott, Lorenzo

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Title:Baptism of Jesus
Notes:This piece illustrates a scene from the New Testament in which Jesus was baptized. Lorenzo Scott painted Saint John and one of the angels as black people, linking the faith of his community to John’s mission to “prepare the way for the Lord.”
Date:1987
Artist:Scott, Lorenzo
Building:Smithsonian American Art Museum
Object/Function:Painting
City/Town:Washington
State:DC
Country:United States

Scripture:Isaiah 65:17-25
Person as Subject:Jesus Christ (Biblical figure)
John, the Baptist (Biblical figure)
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General Subject:Baptism of Christ
Angels

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Attribution:Scott, Lorenzo. Baptism of Jesus, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/act-imagelink.pl?RC=56877 [retrieved February 28, 2021]. Original source: https://americanart.si.edu/artwork/baptism-jesus-33953.
Record Number:56877 Last Updated: 2021-02-16 20:43:49 Record Created: 2019-04-16 12:24:09
Institution:Vanderbilt University Unit: Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition