Phillip Medhurst

Wisdom from a Gnostic Sage

Tag: menorah

58_66 Headpiece to Hebrews by Simon Brett

Wood engraving by Simon Brett (British b. 1943) in The Reader’s Digest Bible (illustrated edition) 1990

051  Christ heals the Sick and Blind etc. in the Temple

Christ heals the sick in the Temple. 1815. Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia. Owing to the acclaim achieved by a previous version, West painted this one. Completed in 1815, with an improved plan of composition, it arrived at Pennsylvania Hospital in 1817.