Die Bibel in Bildern, Plate 238. Click on image to enlarge it.. Artist: Julius Schnorr von Carolsfeld. Inscribed lower right with the hard-to-decipher name of the engraver. Source:
And when he had opened the seventh seal, there was silence in heaven about the space of half an hour. And I saw the seven angels which stood before God; and to them were given seven trumpets. . . .And the seven angels which had the seven trumpets prepared themselves to sound. [Revelation 8: 1-2, 6; King James Bible]
Other Illustrations of the Apocalypse
- Jesus Christ reveals himself to John
- The Lamb [of God] Opens the Seventh Seal
- Michael conquering the Dragon
- John sees the New Jerusalem
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Die Bibel in Bildern [Picture Bible] von Julius Schnorr von Carolsfeld. Leipzig: Georg Wigands, 1860. Hathi Digital Trust Library online version of a copy in the Getty Library. Web. 30 June 2016.
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