Jacob Wrestles with God

Book Title: Die Bibel in Bildern / von Julius Schnorr von Carolsfeld

Author: Schnorr von Carolsfeld, Julius, 1794-1872

Image Title: Jacob Wrestles with God

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Description: This image by Julius Schnorr von Carolsfeld's (1794-1872), depicts Jacob wrestling with an angel, after sending his family ahead (background). The angel signals that he must leave, as he points to the rising sun. The engraver’s name, August Gaber (1823-1894), is located below the bottom right corner of the woodcut.

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