The Empty Tomb

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: The Empty Tomb

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Description: An angel tells the women that Jesus has been raised from the dead and that they should tell his disciples, as the soldiers guarding the tomb become like dead men. Includes the monogram of the woodcutter, Christoffel van Sichem II (1577-1658) on the bench to the left; his son, Christoffel van Sichem III (1618-1659), may have collaborated with him on these images.

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