The Riders of the Lion-Headed Horses

Book Title: De Biblie / vth der vthlegginge Doctoris Martini Luthers yn dyth düdesche vlitich vthgesettet, mit sundergen vnderrichtingen alse men seen mach.

Author: Bible. Low German. Luther. 1533

Image Title: The Riders of the Lion-Headed Horses

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Description: This print features the sixth angel blowing his trumpet and the four angels being released with cavalry on horses with heads like lions and tails like serpents with heads. Many are killed. This and other woodcuts in this 1533 Bible are the work of the German artist, Erhard Altdorfer (d. 1561).

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