Christ at Emmaus & Jesus Betrayed by Philip James de Loutherbourg

Two Paintings which were part of Macklin's ambitious project to illustrate the Bible to be published in sixty numbers which would eventually form three magnificent volumes.


Oil on canvas
1. 122.8 x 99.5 cm 2. 127.5 x 101.3 cm
Art Fund grant:
£2,500 ( Total: £10,000)
Acquired in:
Diocese of Bath and Wells

Both signed Loutherbourg and dated.


Parish of Farleigh Hungerford, Somerset and offered for sale by tender by the Diocese of Bath and Wells.

Venue details

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery Chamberlain Square, BIRMINGHAM West Midlands B3 3DH 0121 303 1966

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass

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