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15  Heinrich Hofmann. Emmaus. Gedenke Mein – Bild 13. Original drawing in pencil. Luke 24:13,15-35.

In the second colourisation the rustic hat of one of the disciples has been replaced by a turban – a nod, perhaps, in the direction of the orientalism of Bible illustrators Tissot, Hole and Copping, all of whom brought first-hand observations of the Holy Land to their work.