The tenth page of Biblia Pauperum (Paupers’ Bible), a picture Bible. At the top and bottom are portraits of prophets and in the middle are three bible stories. Left: Jacob and Esau, middle: the temptation of Christ by the Devil, right: the temptation of Adam and Eve.
Keywordsreligious art, wood engraving, printmaking, Biblia Pauperum, Paupers' Bible, illustrated bible, picture bible, Jacob and Esau, Devil and Jesus, Adam and Eve, temptation, block book
Joseph Cundall A Brief History of Wood-Engraving from its Invention (London, England: Sampson Low, Marston, & Company, 1895)