Banquet at Joseph’s House

Book Title: Historiæ Biblicæ Veteris et Novi Testamenti : junioribus ad faciliorem eruditionem, senioribus ad vivaciorem memoriam, divini verbi præconibus ad celeriorem reminiscentiam, omnibus ad utilem sanctámque in curiositatem in centum frugiferis foliis exhibitæ / à Josepho & Joanne Klauber

Author: Klauber, Joseph Sebastian, ca. 1700-1768

Image Title: Banquet at Joseph’s House

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Description: This image depicts a banquet at Joseph’s house in Egypt that is attended by Joseph’s brothers. In the upper right-hand corner Joseph’s silver cup is found in Benjamin’s sack of grain, while in the upper left-hand corner Joseph reveals himself to his brothers. In the middle-left Joseph is reunited with Jacob, or Israel. In the middle-right Jacob meets Pharaoh. At the bottom of the image Jacob blesses Joseph’s sons, Ephraim and Manasseh. In the lower left-hand corner Jacob is buried in the cave of the field of Machpelah in Canaan. In the lower right-hand corner Joseph is buried in Egypt.

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