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Image: The Holy Family with the Christ Child Crushing the Serpent with His Feet

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The Holy Family with the Christ Child Crushing the Serpent with His Feet

ca. 1643-1671
17th century

Sébastien Bourdon, French, (1616–1671)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching
State: Second of two states
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: Rev. J. Burleigh James (Lugt 1425)
Bibliography: Robert-Dumesnil 16 ii/ii (vol. 1, p. 141).
Credit Line: Friends of the Davison Art Center funds, 1967
Accession Number: 1967.24.1

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  • animals - This section can use more hierarchical (quasi-Linnaean) refinement in future; extant terms were assembled into a fairly flat and slightly redundant structure to expedite conversion.
  • Bible
  • families - Groups of individuals related by blood, marriage, adoption, or cohabitation. ERIC9 [May 1993 related term deleted. May 1991 descriptor moved. February 1991 related term added.]
  • family
  • Jesus
  • New Testament
  • religions
  • religious art - Use broadly for art depicting religious subjects or for art used in worship. [September 1993 descriptor added.]
  • reptiles
  • snakes

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