Pious Annotations Upon the Holy Bible Expounding the difficult places there:of Learnedly & plainly By the Reverend Learned and Godly Divine, M. Iohn Diodati Minister of the Gospecl and now living in Geneva.
London Printed for Nicolas Fussel, 1643.
Etching. Plate 190 x 132mm (7½ x 5¼"). Creases, holes.
Title-page to Giovanni Diodati's 'Pious Annotations upon the Holy Bible'; architectural setting, with Moses holding tablets of the commandments in front of two columns at left, Aaron holding a censer at right, four scenes featuring the Evangelists above and below, open book on broken pediment at top centre, and semi-circle of light above, lettered in Hebrew with 'Jehova'. Giovanni Diodati (1576-1649), the Swiss Calvinist cleric, religious author and translator of the Bible.
P: 2659, i of iv.
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