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Elisha's Bones Raise Up a Dead Man
  • Georg Lemberger
    circa 1495–circa 1540
    born: Nuremberg, Germany ; died: Magdburg, Germany
  • Elisha's Bones Raise Up a Dead Man, circa 1536
  • Niederdeutsche Bibel (Lower German Bible)
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • woodcut, hand coloring, gold heightening
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 118 x 138 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 340 x 224 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 4 5/8 x 5 3/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 3/8 x 8 13/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1997.0355.04
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Description

Left foreground, two figures rise from the dead. Four figures recoil in horror, right foreground. City wall in right background.