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: Saul Attacks David and Michal Helps David Escape
Scripture Reference: 1 Samuel 19
Description: Saul attempts to murder David on two occasions. In the foreground, Saul throws a spear at David, while the latter plays the harp. In the background, Michal helps David escape by lowering him through a window. The name of the engraver, Michael van der Gucht (1660-1725), has been set at the foot, and as the numeral at the head of the page indicates, this is plate #87 in a series of illustrations.
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