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Jonah and the Whale Jan Sadeler I (Flemish, after Dirk Barendsz Engraving x cm, caption with biblical verse trimmed away, verso blank


Sea Monsters on Renaissance Maps

Medieval Sea Ship Ancient Sea Monster Attacking Ships - Unicorns, Serpents and Mermaids… Medieval Sea Monsters CVLT Nation

Compilatio historiarum / Giovanni, da Udine, MS M.158 fol. 43r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum

Jonah, nude, extends hands toward rocky cliff in distance. He emerges from mouth of fantastical fish, baring teeth, in water.

Bible, Biblia, The Bible

Louis Rhead, from Jonah and the Whale.. : Two Victorian Book Illustrators You Should Know About

Louis Rhead, from Jonah and the Whale. : Two Victorian Book Illustrators You Should Know About

What Christians Can Learn from the Prophet Jonah

What Christians Can Learn from the Prophet Jonah

Jonah and the Whale Proves You Can't Run From God. God scolded Jonah for being concerned about a vine, but not about Nineveh, which had lost people. The story ends with God expressing concern even about the wicked. Image: Coptic Art: Jonah and the Whale صورة في موقع الأنبا تكلا: يونان والحوت - من الفن القبطي

Book of Jonah the Prophet, The Book of Jonah Commentary Bible Study

The flying turtle above comes from a map of northern Europe published in 1558. (British Library)

Hunting Giant Octopuses, Flying Turtles, and Other Ancient Sea Monsters

One of the most spectacular and visually fascinating Tet Zoo-related books of recent-ish months is Chet Van Duzer's Sea Monsters on Medieval and Renaissance Maps, published in 2013 by the British Library.


Jonah and the Whale by Ruth Williams (Pattern Tree). I love her artwork, but this one in particular.

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Brendan and his monks celebrate Easter mass on the back of the giant whale Jasconius’; map by Honorius Philoponus, 1621

MINIATURES - Erevan, Matenadaran, MS 979, Lectionary of Het'um II, Cilicia, 1286, Jonah spat out by the whale. Photo: Dickran Kouymjian

Arts of Armenia Image - Armenian Studies Program, California State University, Fresno

The Sign of Jonah. BIBLE SCRIPTURE: Matthew "A wicked and adulterous generation seeketh after a sign; and there shall no sign be given unto it, but the sign of the prophet Jonah.