Parable of the Tenants

Book Title: Het Nieuwe Testament ons salichmaeckers Iesv Christi, mitsgaders d'epistelen : wt het Oude Testament, soo die door 't jaer in den dienst der h. kercke ghelesen worden. / Oversien ende verbetert na den laetsten Roomschen text, door den eerw. H. Henricus van den Leemputte, Licentiaet in de h. Godheyt. Verciert met veel schoone figueren, gesneden door Christoffel van Sichem, voor P.I.P.

Author: Leemputte, Henricus van den, 1588-1657

Image Title: Parable of the Tenants

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Description: The landowner sends his servants to the vineyard. In the near background the tenants murder the servants and son of the landowner of the vineyard, while in the far background is the crucifixion of Jesus with two sinners. Includes the monogram of the woodcutter, Christoffel van Sichem II (1577-1658)in the bottom left corner; his son, Christoffel van Sichem III (1618-1659), may have collaborated with him on these images.

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