The Angel Raphael Accompanies Tobias

Book Title: Figures des histoires de la Saincte Bible, accompagnees de briefs discours : contenans la plus grande partie des histoires sacrées du Vieil & Nouueau Testament, & des oeuures admirables du Dieu viuant, createur de ciel & de la terre, & de Iesu-Christ son fils vnique nostre sauueur & redemteur. : Pour l'exercice ordinaire des ames deuotes & contemplatives. : Le tout dedié au Roy tres-chrestien

Author: Leclerc, Jean, fl. 1573-1627

Image Title: The Angel Raphael Accompanies Tobias

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Description: Tobias has found a guide for his journey to Media, who is in fact the angel Raphael in disguise, and presents him to his father, Tobit. To the right of the image, Raphael instructs Tobias to take out the gall, heart, and liver of the fish the latter has caught in the Tigris River and save them for their medicinal properties.

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