286. [Devotion]

2 emblematic images.

Ca. first half 18th c

Brush and watercolour on parchment, heightened with gold, ca. 12 x 9 cm.

1. A burning heart surrounded by a halo topped with flames and a cross centred on a crown of thorns and bordered by flowers. With text: "O coeur adorable, soÿez nous favorable, de mon Jesus le sacré coeur, est le refuge des pecheurs". 2. A pierced heart with growing flower on top lying in nature against an urban background: "Non coronabitur nisi qui legitime certaverit": Without legitimite battle there is no victory, without faith there is no heaven.

€ 180 / 300

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