Ablatio Malorum

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    Image
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    jpeg
  • file size
    2 MB
  • copyright status
    Public Domain
  • creator
    Hendrik Goltzius, Theodoor Galle
  • credit
    Copyright Trustees of the British Museum
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    See the Creative Commons website for details about the restrictions associated with the CC BY-NC-SA 4.0 license.
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    CC BY-NC-SA 4.0
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    Worldwide
Hendrik Goltzius (engraver), "Ablatio malorum," in the series Allegories of Faith, published by Theodoor Galle (ca. 1578). This print was used in the Hatfield House gospel harmony made at Little Gidding. Copyright Trustees of the British Museum.

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Engraving showing Christ holding a heart-shaped basket and tipping out the deadly sins while retaining the virtues, along with other emblematic imagery of Christ as a farmer.

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