Book Title:Biblia, ad vetustissima exemplaria nunc recens castigata, Romae*que reuisa : in quibus Praeterea, qvae subsequens praefatio indicat, capita singula ita versibus distincts sunt : Vt numeri Praefixi Lectorum non remorentur, & loca quaesita tanquam digito demonstrent, additus, ubi res postulauit, elegantissimis figuris
Author: Jerome, Saint, d. 419 or 20.
Image Title: Judah’s Pledge to Tamar
Scripture Reference: Genesis 38
Description: Judah offers his staff, cord and seal as a pledge of payment in exchange for sex with his daughter-in-law Tamar, who poses as a prostitute. Illustration by Pierre Eskrich (ca. 1550-ca. 1590).
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