Jean Calvin on his deathbed, with eight men in attendance

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Jean Calvin on his deathbed, with eight men in attendance. Lithograph by Jacott, 1850. Calvin, emaciated, sits up in bed. In the left background is a library in a carved oak bookcase. Right, an illuminated book of the gospels ("Sancta evangelia") bearing the date of the painting, 1849. In the foreground, a mace or baton of office leans against a chair. Created 1850. Deathbeds. Jean Calvin (1509–1564). Contributors: Jean-Julien. Jacott. Work ID: wwe4xcmu.

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