Typus Religionis

Estampe, du tableau trouvé dans l’eglise, des ci-devant soi-disans-Jésuites de Billom en Auvergne, l’an 1762
Estampe, du tableau trouvé dans l’eglise, des ci-devant soi-disans-Jésuites de Billom en Auvergne, l’an 1762
Engraved by Jean Michel Moreau

Typus Religionis. Estampe du tableau dans l’église des ci-devant soi-disans Jesuites de Billon in Auvergne, d’an 1762. Copper engraving.

Paris, 1762

VAULT Case oversize BX3731 .T95 1763

Joint Acquisition with Loyola University of Chicago. The Newberry portion supported by the Society of Collectors.

A “graphic” broadside based on a painting of the sixteenth or early seventeenth century glorifying the Jesuit fathers as directing both church and state, here used to discredit them and to justify their expulsion from the realm of France.

Acquisition Date: 
2006