Parable of the Talents

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 Talents

Scripture Reference:

Description: In the parable of the talents, the king required an accounting of the servants to whom he had entrusted his wealth (foreground). One of the servants buried his portion (background) rather than investing it. The the monogram of the artist, Christofferl van Sichem, (1546-1624), appears at the lower center portion of the image.

Click here for additional images available from this book.

For information on licensing this image, please send an email, including a link to the image, to dia@emory.edu