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TitleAhab is reproved by Elijah and asked to gather the priests of Baal on Mount Carmel for a contest, as Elijah prays, God sends fire which burns up not only his sacrifice but also the altar itself; the people fall prostrate, an altar is prepared by the Baal-worshippers and a bull is laid upon it; all the priests' cries, wild dances and self-mutilations are in vain (sacrifice on Mount Carmel)
TypeIllustration
Sizes58x84
MaterialWoodcut
ColourBlack
Oldest appearance in Biblia Sacra1565
Iconclass71M36,71M4321,71M431
DPD0
Iconclass descriptionAhab is reproved by Elijah and asked to gather the priests of Baal on Mount Carmel for a contest, as Elijah prays, God sends fire which burns up not only his sacrifice but also the altar itself; the people fall prostrate, an altar is prepared by the Baal-worshippers and a bull is laid upon it; all the priests' cries, wild dances and self-mutilations are in vain (sacrifice on Mount Carmel)

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Appearances

Utrecht UB-THO RIJS 301-45 (I Kings) 1 Q7v
Show scan: Utrecht UB-THO RIJS 301-45 (I Kings) vol.1 p.Q7v
Show edition: 1541.B.lat.JSt.a

Amsterdam BVU XC.05058 (I Kings) 1 Q7r
Show scan: Amsterdam BVU XC.05058 (I Kings) vol.1 p.Q7r
Show edition: 1556.B.dut.HdL.a

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Scan: Amsterdam BVU XC.05059 (I Kings) vol.1 p.Q7r
Show edition: 1560.B.dut.HdL.a

Scan: Amsterdam BVU XC.05062 (I Kings) vol.1 p.Q7r
Show edition: 1565.B.dut.HdL.a

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References

Literature references

Rosier, Bart Alexander 1997 The Bible in print: Netherlandish bible illustration in the sixteenth century. 2 vols. Leiden.

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