Woman and Dragon

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: Woman and Dragon

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Description: The woman’s baby is saved from the beast upon his birth, and the dragon is defeated by angels. The monograms of the artist, Christoffel van Sichem (1546-1624), Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528), and an engraver’s knife are located at the bottom.

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