The Crowd Left Beating their Breasts

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Tissot, The Crowd Left Beating their Breasts
When all the people who had gathered to witness this sight saw what took place, they beat their breasts and went away.
Luke 23:48

Paintings by by James Jacques Tissot (French painter and illustrator, 1836-1902). Biography. Nearly all of Tissot's paintings of the Life of Christ (1884-1896) are rendered in opaque watercolor over graphite on gray wove paper and are owned by the Brooklyn Museum, New York.

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