Bible. O.T. Genesis 19.11. A strange, birdlike shape partially obscures the sun
1 print : etching ; platemark 17.4 x 27.3 cm
And they smote the men that were at the door of the house with blindness, both small and great: so that they wearied themselves to find the door. G. Hoet delin. Gen. 19. ver. 11. M. v. dr. Gucht scul.
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The two angels visitng Lot's house in Sodom pull him back into his house, away from the rapacious, blinded mob. Etching by M. van der Gucht after G. Hoet.
Credit: Wellcome Collection.
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