Category Archives: Religious

Judas Iscariot

English:?Judas Iscariot about to hang himself, by?Abraham Bloemaert
Source Les principes du dessein, ou, Methode courte et facile pour aprendre cet art en peu de tems (
Author Abraham Bloemaert, painter; Willem Swanenburg, engraver

Reprinted in a drawing method from 1746.

Liturgies That Won’t Burn

English:?Roman and Mozarabic liturgies unharmed by the fire: an engraving from a Mexican edition of the Mozarabic rite
Source Missa Gothica, seu, Mozarabica, et Officium itidem Gothicum (
Author Jphus. Nava

Latin banners read: “Both books cast into the fire”; “The Roman leaps out of the fire”; “The Gothic unharmed under the flames.”