The Patriarchal Family

Albrecht Durer   -  
The destruction of Sodom und Gomorrah

Flames burst out of a cloud in the sky and descend upon the buildings of Sodom and Gomorrah, portrayed as medieval European towns.


Source: Genesis 19  |  Portion: Vayera
Woodcut   |  10.8 x 11.0
Der Ritter von Turn (Livre du Chevalier de la Tour pour l`enseignement de ses filles) by Geoffroy de La Tour Landry, translated into German by Marquart von Stein. Printed by Michael Furter, Basel
Date : 1493
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The Flood
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Birthright and Blessing
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Jacob`s struggles
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The Life of Miriam
The Burning Bush
Parting of the Red Sea
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