Hagar and Ishmael Sent Away

Book Title: Biblia, ad vetustissima exemplaria nunc recens castigata, Romae*que reuisa : in quibus Praeterea, qvae subsequens praefatio indicat, capita singula ita versibus distincts sunt : Vt numeri Praefixi Lectorum non remorentur, & loca quaesita tanquam digito demonstrent, additus, ubi res postulauit, elegantissimis figuris

Author: Jerome, Saint, d. 419 or 20.

Image Title: Hagar and Ishmael Sent Away

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Description: A young Ishmael and Isaac wrestle on the floor during a feast held in Isaac’s honor, while Sarah tells Abraham that Hagar and Ishmael must leave (right). Early the next morning, Abraham sees Hagar and Ishmael off, as they make their way toward the desert of Paran. Illustration by Pierre Eskrich (ca. 1550-ca. 1590).

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