Book Title:The history of the Old and New Testament : extracted out of Sacred Scripture and writings of the Fathers : to which are added the lives, travels and sufferings of the Apostles ... : the whole illustrated with two hundred thirty four sculptures, and three maps, delineated and engraved by good artists / translated from the Sieur de Royaumont, by several hands ; supervised and recommended by Dr. Horneck, and other orthodox divines
Author: Fontaine, Nicolas, 1625-1709
Image Title: Jacob Wrestles the Angel
Scripture Reference: Genesis 32
Description: After sending his family ahead of him (background), an angel appears to Jacob and wrestles with him throughout the night. As the numeral at the head of the page indicates, this is plate #28 in a series of illustrations, and the artist or engraver’s name, Peter Paul Bouche (b. ca. 1646), has been placed below the lower left corner of the woodcut.
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