Tobit Buries a Body

Book Title: Figures des histoires de la Saincte Bible, accompagnees de briefs discours : contenans la plus grande partie des histoires sacrées du Vieil & Nouueau Testament, & des oeuures admirables du Dieu viuant, createur de ciel & de la terre, & de Iesu-Christ son fils vnique nostre sauueur & redemteur. : Pour l'exercice ordinaire des ames deuotes & contemplatives. : Le tout dedié au Roy tres-chrestien

Author: Leclerc, Jean, fl. 1573-1627

Image Title: Tobit Buries a Body

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Description: Tobit’s fellow Israelite exiles in Ninevah deride him for his conscientious work burying the Israelite dead. In the background, Tobit kneels before the table of Shalmanesar, with whom he has gained favor. To the left of this, Sennacherib lies dead, two of his sons having assassinated him.

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