Teaching from a Boat and Fishing

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: Teaching from a Boat and Fishing

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Description: This image of the events of Luke 5 depicts (A) the Sea of Tiberius, (B) Capernaum, (C) the crowds, (D) fishermen washing their nets, (E) Jesus teaching from a boat, (F) Jesus bidding the fishermen to casts their nets, (G) the miraculous catch of fish, (H) the call for help, (I) the other boats respond, (K) Peter falls to his knees before Jesus, (L) James and John are astonished and follow Jesus. Includes the monogram of the woodcutter, Christoffel van Sichem II (1577-1658); his son, Christoffel van Sichem III (1618-1659), may have collaborated with him on these images, in the lower left corner of the image.

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