Abraham’s Burial

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: Abraham’s Burial

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Description: Isaac and Ishmael lower Abraham’s body into a sarcophagus in the cave of Machpelah, as his family looks on. Illustration by Pierre Eskrich (ca. 1550-ca. 1590).

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