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The Lord's Supper, (sculpture)

Artist:
Pelby, W. Mrs.
DaVinci (copy after)
Type:
Sculptures
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. [not numbered]
IN MINIATURE, OR CABINET SIZE. INTRODUCTORY . . . . The reader will bear in mind that, the thrilling and interesting moment chosen by the artist to represent this solemn scene, is described in the 26th of Matthew, when our Lord says, "Verily, I say unto you, that one of you shall betray me." . . . The consternation--the agitation depicted on their countenances plainly indicate the nature of the subject. THE LORD'S SUPPER. A COPY FROM A LATE EXHIBITION, AND AFTER LEONARDO DA VINCI'S CELEBRATED PICTURE. [Pp. 19-20; excerpted from a detailed discussion of the biblical meaning of the Last Supper, which includes a list of figures present at the event.]
Grand Exhibition of Statuary; executed by Mrs. W. Pelby, consisting of Groups, representing the following important and interesting subjects, the size of life. The Trial of Christ, Abraham Offering His Son Isaac as a Sacrifice, Christ Forgiving the Woman Taken in Sin, Picture of Selfishness in contrast with Benevolence, The Intemperate Family, The Birth of Christ, and in Miniature or Cabinet Size, The Last Supper, The Trial of Christ, The Miraculous Draught of Fishes, The Saviour on the Cross, Scene on the Mohawk. Boston. Hooton's Press, Haskin's Building. 1846.
Topic:
Religion--New Testament--Christ
Religion--New Testament--Last Supper
Religion--New Testament--Disciple
Figure group
Control number:
AECI 03360007
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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