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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
Sizes315x412
MaterialCopper engraving
ColourBlack
Oldest appearance in Biblia Sacra1721
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 XP.05018 (I Kings) 1 illustration 32 (between Aa6-Bb1)
Show scan: Amsterdam BVU XP.05018 (I Kings) vol.1 p.illustration 32 (between Aa6-Bb1)
Show edition: 1721.B.dut.KvdS.a

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