William and George Audsley, illuminators


37 x 26.8 cm.

Beckwith, Victorian Bibliomania catalogue no. 9

Source: The Sermon on the Mount

Collection of Ellen K. Morris

Chapters 5 to 7 in Matthew's Gospel contain the Sermon on the Mount, with the Beatitudes and the Lord's Prayer. This section of the New Testament was frequently honored with illumination in the Victorian period, including examples by Owen Jones and Samuel Stanesby. [continued below]

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