Book Title:The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments, according to the authorised version. With illustrations by Gustave Doré
Author: Doré, Gustave, 1832-1883
Image Title: Zeal of Mattathias
Scripture Reference: 1 Maccabees 2
Description: Mattathias Maccabee kills a man worshiping pagan deities in the temple of God. The artist, Gustave Doré (1832-1883), has placed his signature at the lower left of the woodcut, and the engraver’s signature, Adolphe François Pannemaker (1822-1900), is located at the lower right (the addition of “-Doms” may indicate a co-engraver).
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