Visit of the Wise Men

Book Title: Avszlegung der Epistelen vnd Euangelie[n], : die nach brauch der Kirchen gelesen werden, durch den Advent, vnd dannenthin vom Christag biss auf den Sontag nach Epiphanie. Darin reichlich anzeygt vnd fürgebildet würt, was eim [sic] Christen menschen zuo / D. Martinus Luther.

Author: Luther, Martin, 1483-1546

Image Title: Visit of the Wise Men

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Description: The magi visit Jesus in Bethlehem bringing gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh. The star they followed is depicted above. Note the date 1523 in lower left corner. Note the date 1523. The artist, Virgil Solis (1514-1562), has placed his monogram "VS" in the lower center of the woodcut.

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