The Crucifixion of Jesus

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 Crucifixion of Jesus

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Description: Jesus is crucified between two criminals. A sign above his head reads “INRI.”The image is accompanied by citations of Lamentations 1-2 and Jeremiah 15. The monogram of the artist, Christoffel van Sichem (1546-1624), and engraver's initials, MK In., are located in the lower right corner of the image.

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