18th Century Woodcut Print of a Pharisee by Isnard from a 1753 Martin Luther Bible18th Century Woodcut Print of a Pharisee by Isnard from a 1753 Martin Luther Bible18th Century Woodcut Print of a Pharisee by Isnard from a 1753 Martin Luther Bible18th Century Woodcut Print of a Pharisee by Isnard from a 1753 Martin Luther Bible18th Century Woodcut Print of a Pharisee by Isnard from a 1753 Martin Luther Bible18th Century Woodcut Print of a Pharisee by Isnard from a 1753 Martin Luther Bible18th Century Woodcut Print of a Pharisee by Isnard from a 1753 Martin Luther Bible18th Century Woodcut Print of a Pharisee by Isnard from a 1753 Martin Luther Bible

This amazing woodcut is a true gem of baroque art. It depicts a Pharisee and was made in 1753 by the artist Isnard from Strasbourg. It shows not only a depiction of a Pharisee, but also a German description of it according to th book of Mathew in the bible. The woodcut is very fine and a true piece of art.

About Pharisees:

The Pharisees were at various times a political party, a social movement, and a school of thought in the Holy Land during the time of Second Temple Judaism. After the destruction of the Second Temple in 70 CE, Pharisaic beliefs became the foundational, liturgical and ritualistic basis for Rabbinic Judaism.

Provenance: Biblia - Die ganze Heilige Schrift Alten und Neuen Testaments, Verteutschet durch Doct. Martin Luther. Anjetzo über die alten Sammarien, Concordanzen, Zeit-Lehr-Historien- und Namen-Register, Mit nutzlichen, einem jeden Verf. Beygefügten, Auslegungen, accurat- und vollkommenen Summarien am Rand, Neuen und lehrreichen Vorreden über viele Bücher beyder Testamenten, Vorstellung der vornehmsten Materien oben auf einer jeglichen Blat, Vermehrung der Parallel-Stellen, Einrückung der Chronologen und Unterscheidung der Haupt- und Macht-Sprüchen durch eine besondere Schrifft, Gott zu Ehren und allen Heils-begierigen Seelen zum Unterricht und Trost versehen und herausgegeben durch M. Friedrich Battier und M. Theodor Gernler, Weiland Dienere am Heil.

Artist: Isnard from Strasbourg

Published: Basel, 1753

Paper Size: circa 9 1/2 " x 15 1/2"

Condition : Very good and untrimmed. Very few small wormholes - don't touch the picture (PLEASE SEE PICTURES)

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Item ID: a244

18th Century Woodcut Print of a Pharisee by Isnard from a 1753 Martin Luther Bible

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