Manna from heaven, 15th century

Manna from heaven, 15th century

C026/6936 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 25.7MB

Downloadable file size: 7.0MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Manna from heaven. 15th-century illustration of the biblical story of manna from heaven sustaining travellers in the desert. This phenomenon is described in the travels of the Israelites in the desert. This coloured woodcut is from an edition of 'Hortus sanitatis' (Garden of Health), printed in the German city of Mainz by Jacob Meydenbach. Also called 'Ortus Sanitatis', this work contained treatises on plants, animals and medicinal treatments, and was first published in 1491.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: 1400s, 1491, 15th century, artwork, bible, biblical, biological, biology, botanical, botany, christian, christianity, colored, desert, european, exodus, flora, food, german, growth, historical, history, hortus sanitatis, illustration, israelites, jacob meydenbach, jewish, judaism, judeo, latin, latin text, manna, materia medica, mediaeval, medieval, meteorological, meteorology, middle ages, natural history, nature, ortus sanitatis, religion, religious, tree, woodcut

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.