This fabulous hand colored reverse print on glass was produced in England during the late 18th century, circa 1790 to 1800 period. The engraving depicts a scene of Christ and the Samaritan woman, this scene has been depicted through antiquity, see the works of Carracci, Veronese and Catena to name but a few. The scene shows a passage from John 4 in which Christ talks with a Samaritan woman at the well in a town in Samaria called Sychar. The passage is fascinating as Jesus breaks religious and social boundaries in interacting with the Samaritan woman.

The reverse print is housed in a stunning period correct frame. This is the perfect item for anyone who has a passion for history, religion or loves all things Georgian. This fine reverse print will display excellently in any home, we have not found another like it!
Please see our collection of 18th and 19th century art and antiques listed separately in our store.

Measuring: Frame width 12 1/4 inch (31 cm) by height 15 7/8 inch (40.5 cm). Aperture width 7 1/2 inch (19.5 cm) by height 11 1/4 inch (28.5 cm).

Condition: Light surface wear to frame commensurate with age. A small flake missing by Christ's toe. Trimmed during making - no publishers details.

SHIPPING: Too large for postage, FREE Express Courier shipping to mainland USA and UK only. Buyer is responsible for any import fees if applicable.

Engraving, Glass, Mixed Media, Oil Paint
Neoclassicism, Religious Art
Eclectic, English Country, Glam Decor, Historical, Traditional
England • English
18th Century

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Antique Georgian Reverse Glass Painted Print, Christ and The Samaritan Woman, Woman at the Well C 1800


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