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King Zedekiah burns the prophet Jeremiah's book written by the latter while in prison & protesting against the King's evil deeds

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Title
King Zedekiah burns the prophet Jeremiah's book written by the latter while in prison & protesting against the King's evil deeds
Names
Picart, Bernard, 1673-1733 (Engraver)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Jewish history -- Biblical times

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1908 - 1909
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON JEWI-His-Bi
Topics
Fireplaces
Biblical events
Spectators
Kings -- To 499
Jews -- History -- 953-586 B.C
Zedekiah, King of Judah, 6th cent. B.C
Genres
Reproductions
Notes
Content: Written on border: "Bible & its Story 1908-09 ; After an engraving by Bernard Picart (1673-1733) ; Jeremiah, 36, 23 ; Zedekiah was appointed by Nebuchadnezzar II after capture of Jerusalem 597 BC, but Zedekiah rebelled 588 BC and Nebuchadnezzar II destroyed it a second time."
Source identifier: 1568 (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Physical Description
Line photoengravings
Extent: 15.7 x 19.6 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6c77bae0-c5be-012f-adc1-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1673: Creator Born
  • 1733: Creator Died
  • 1908: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "King Zedekiah burns the prophet Jeremiah's book written by the latter while in prison & protesting against the King's evil deeds" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1908 - 1909. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-2fc3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "King Zedekiah burns the prophet Jeremiah's book written by the latter while in prison & protesting against the King's evil deeds" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 15, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-2fc3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1908 - 1909). King Zedekiah burns the prophet Jeremiah's book written by the latter while in prison & protesting against the King's evil deeds Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-2fc3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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King Zedekiah burns the prophet Jeremiah's book written by the latter while in prison & protesting against the King's evil deeds