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Popular print with Job smitten with boils and harangued by his wife for his patience in adversity, while his three comforters (Eliphaz the Temanite, and Bildad the Shuhite, and Zophar the Naamathite) look on (Job, II, 7-11); the scene in an oval surrounded by a frame with putti, fruit and flowers; letterpress captions in the main image and two verses below to left and right. c.1690
Woodcut and letterpress, coloured by stencil
- Production date
Height: 379 millimetres
Width: 510 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Probably an earlier block re-used by Minnikin.
M.Jones 'The Print in Early Modern England: An Historical Oversight', New Haven and London, 2010, pp.174.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2007 Jun-Nov, BM, Recent Acquisitions
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- Prints and Drawings
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