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Devils Bringing a Rich Man to Hell

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Devils Bringing a Rich Man to Hell

16th century

Heinrich Aldegrever, German, (1502–ca. 1561)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Engraving
Series: from La parable du mauvais riche
Edition: Number four from the set of five, “La parable du mauvais riche.”
Bibliography: Bartsch 47 (vol. 8, p. 377); the set is Bartsch 44–48
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1940
Accession Number: 1940.D1.1

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  • Bible
  • Devil - From TGM:
  • hell - Place or state of extreme or eternal suffering, usually inflicted as punishment upon the wicked or the nonbelieving. [October 1990 descriptor added.]
  • New Testament
  • parables - Use for short, fictitious stories that illustrate a moral attitude or religious principle. W [November 1992 descriptor moved. October 1990 descriptor added.]
  • religions
  • religious art - Use broadly for art depicting religious subjects or for art used in worship. [September 1993 descriptor added.]

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