'Like sheep they are laid in the grave' by J James Tissot. Illustration to Psalm XLIX (49) : 'Like sheep they are laid in the

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'Like sheep they are laid in the grave' by J James Tissot. Illustration to Psalm XLIX (49) : 'Like sheep they are laid in the grave; death shall feed on them; and the upright shall have dominion over them in the morning; and their beauty shall consume in the grave from their dwelling'. Psalm thought to be written by the sons of Korach after recognsing their father's greed for wealth as the root of his downfall. JJT: French painter, 1836- 1902.