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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
Sizes79x117
MaterialWoodcut
ColourBlack
Oldest appearance in Biblia Sacra1566
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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Amsterdam BVU XC.05069 (I Kings) 1 Ii6v
Show scan: Amsterdam BVU XC.05069 (I Kings) vol.1 p.Ii6v
Show edition: 1566.B.dut.AB1heirs.a

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Scan: Amsterdam BVU XC.05242 (I Kings) vol.1 p.Ii6v
Show edition: 1565.B.dut.AB1heirs.a

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References

Literature references

Rosier, Bart Alexander 1992 De Nederlandse bijbelillustratie in de zestiende eeuw: de illustraties in de bijbels gedrukt in de Nederlanden en in de Nederlandstalige bijbels gedrukt in het buitenland van 1522 tot 1599. 2 vol. Amsterdam.

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