The Resurrection 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 Resurrection of Jesus

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Description: The resurrected Jesus appears to the guards at the tomb. The scene reflects Matthew 28 and later tradition rather than the text of Luke. The image is accompanied by citations of Esther 16 (Apocrypha) and Psalm 27. The monogram of the artist, Christoffel van Sichem (1546-1624), engraver's knife, and initials, MHem., are located in the center of the image.

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