Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Printed Cycles Quadrins historiques de la Bible, Lyon (de Tournes), 1583
Old Testament
Judith Judith beheads Holofernes and returns to Bethulia (Judith 13) Judith gives the head of Holofernes to her maid who places it into a sack (Judith 13:11)
Further details
woodcut. Image also used in the editions: 1553, 1555, 1558, 1560. Image also used in 'Biblia Sacra', 1554, 1556, 1558, 1569; ‘La Sainte bible’, 1551, 1554, 1557, 1559; ‘La bible’, 1561; ‘Figure del vecchio testamento’, 1554; ‘Histoire de Fl. Josephe’, 1562; ‘Figuren Ausz der Bibel’, 1554
ARTIST/CREATOR
Salomon, Bernard (born 1508 or 1510, died 1561)
DATE
1583
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Paradin, ClaudeQuadrins historiques de la bible, Lyon (de Tournes), 1583
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Le livre illustré à Lyon (1480-1600) - Equipex Biblissima
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RELATIONS
USTC
Osterreichische Nationalbibliothek
BML catalogue entry
Acknowledgements
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