Death

Book Title: Christeliicken waerseggher : de principale stucken van t'christen geloof en Leuen int cort begrijpende. Met een rolle der deugtsaemheyt daer op dienende. Ende een schildt-wacht teghen de valsche waersegghers, tooueraers, etc. / Deur den e. Heer P. Ioannes David, priester der Societeijt Iesu

Author: David, Jan, 1545?-1613

Image Title: Death

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Description: Death, holding a scythe and wearing a crown and a winged hourglass, stands atop a mound of the dead under a banner that reads, "Death equalizes the scepter by the scythe." The Latin superscription reads, "It is appointed to man, to die once, Haebr. 9 (Hebrews 9:27)," and the text below, "What adheres to all mortals, fixed and fast? The remainder of his days: and an ineluctable fate.

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