Pictures Of Bibles

pictures of bibles

    pictures

  • A portrait
  • (pictural) pictorial: pertaining to or consisting of pictures; “pictorial perspective”; “pictorial records”
  • (picture) visualize: imagine; conceive of; see in one’s mind; “I can’t see him on horseback!”; “I can see what will happen”; “I can see a risk in this strategy”
  • (picture) a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface; “they showed us the pictures of their wedding”; “a movie is a series of images projected so rapidly that the eye integrates them”
  • A photograph
  • A painting or drawing

Christe audi nos 'Christ hear us' – Bible Pictures 1757

Christe audi nos 'Christ hear us' - Bible Pictures 1757
Copperplate engraving from‘The Picture Bible from Old and New Testaments’ – Biblische Geschichten des Alten und Neuen Testaments, Ausberg, Germany 1757.

100 engravings to illustrate selected Bible text, by the celebrated Klauber Brothers – Joseph Klauber (1710-1768) and Johann Klauber (1712-1787). The brothers operated an engraving and publishing business in Germany, with a religious focus, which they called The Catholic Fine Art Publishing Company.

The book was a distinctive and popular production of the era, as it did not attempt to reproduce the written text of the Bible, but is a picture book only – to display the engravers art.
Printed by the Klauber Brothers for their publishing company Catholic Fine Art Publishing Company in Ausberg , Germany. Rebound in black leather, 110 pages 15.5cm x 10cm.

Bible Rock, Kadugannawa

Bible Rock, Kadugannawa
Picture of Bible Rock, taken at the Kadugannawa Pass.