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There is No Natural Religion, object 11 (Bentley b12, Erdman b12, Keynes b11)

Sector CD
plate Illustration:

A figure, probably male, lies supine on a bed, bier, or—if he is of great size—on hills. His legs appear to be crossed. His face is turned to his right and thus towards us; his right arm dangles rather limply at his side. There are no clear indications of clothing. Perhaps he is sleeping or dead. Lines of radiance appear around his head. This last motif suggests that this may be Christ, the "God" who "becomes as / we are" (lines 2-3) in the text.

Component (Sector CD)

Keywords: male, lying, nude, supine, legs crossed, arm dangling, facing forward, facing up, head toward viewer, dead, sleeping, Christ, radiance

A figure, probably male, lies supine on a bed, bier, or—if he is of great size—on hills. His legs appear to be crossed. His face is turned to his right and thus towards us; his right arm dangles rather limply at his side. There are no clear indications of clothing. Perhaps he is sleeping or dead. Lines of radiance appear around his head. This last motif suggests that this may be Christ, the "God" who "becomes as / we are" (lines 2-3) in the text.

Component (Sector CD)

Keywords: bier, bed, hill

The figure lies supine on a bed, bier, or—if he is of great size—on hills.

Sector E
interlinear Illustration:

Several vines decorate the spaces on all sides of the first line of text ("Therefore"). A single vine appears above the first four letters. Left of the word is a vine with three branches. A vine with a single loop and perhaps some leaves grows at the end of the word. Two vines lie beneath the word; the one on the right has a single loop and terminates in three leaves or small flowers. A vine descends in the margin right of the third and fourth lines of text. A vine appears left of the last line of text ("is," line 5). Another vine with two loops descends right of that same line and into the space between the text and the illustration at the bottom of the plate. The vine bears several leaves or small flowers. The last letter of "may" (line 4) bears a vine-like descender.

Component (Sector A)

Keywords: vine

A vine descends into the margin left of the word "Therefore" (line 1). Another vine appears above the first four letters of that word.

Component (Sector B)

Keywords: vine, loop, leaf

A vine with a single loop and perhaps long, slender leaves at its termination appears in the margin right of "Therefore" (line 1).

Component (Sector A)

Keywords: vine, leaf

A vine, perhaps with a few small leaves, appears under the first four letters of "Therefore" (line 1).

Component (Sector B)

Keywords: vine, loop, leaf, flower

A vine with a single loop appears beneath and to the right of the last four letters of "Therefore" (line 1). It terminates in three leaves or small flowers.

Component (Sector B)

Keywords: vine

A vine descends in the margin right of the third and fourth lines of text.

Component (Sector AC)

Keywords: vine

The last letter of "may" (line 4) bears a vine-like descender.

Component (Sector C)

Keywords: vine

A vine appears left of the last line of text ("is," line 5).

Component (Sector D)

Keywords: vine, loop, leaf, flower

A vine with two loops descends right of the last line of text ("is," line 5) and into the space between the text and the illustration at the bottom of the plate. The vine bears several leaves or small flowers.
 
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