Die Bibel in Bildern, Plate 1. Click on image to enlarge it.. Artist: Julius Schnorr von Carolsfeld. Engraver: Unknown. Source:
And God said, Let there be light: and there was light. And God saw the light, that it was good: and God divided the light from the darkness. And God called the light Day, and the darkness he called Night. And the evening and the morning were the first day. [Genesis 1: 4-5; King James Bible]
- The full plate with German text
- One of Schnorr’s less successful representation of the Lord: God shows Moses the Promised Land
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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 Columbia University Library. Web. 25 June 2016.
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