Title: Birth of
Artist: Alexandre Bida
Size: 28 x 21 cm
Date: c. 1873
Location: From “Christ in Art; Or, the Gospel Life of Jesus, with the Bida Illustrations.” by Eggleston, Edward.
About the time of Mary’s departure, as recorded in Luke 1:57,
This illustration is one of the one hundred engravings designed by Alexandre Bida to accompany the text for the book “Christ in art: the story of the words and acts of Jesus Christ, as related in the language of the four evangelists, arranged in one continuous narrative.” The full-page plates on steel and wood were executed by Brend'amour, of Düsseldorf, after the designs of Bida.
Alexandre Bida (1813–1895) was born in