Gutenberg's Bible, conceptual image

Gutenberg's Bible, conceptual image

C039/0619 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 27.9MB

Downloadable file size: 7.8MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Gutenberg's Bible, conceptual image. The text at bottom refers to Mainz (Mayence) and the year 1450. German printing pioneer Johannes Gutenberg (1400-1468) began preparing his printed edition of the bible in Mainz, Germany, in around 1450, with the first finished copies issued in 1454 or 1455. This illustration depicts the bible (centre) and various biblical scenes. The Gutenberg Bible is also known as the Mazarin Bible. It marked the start of the printing press revolution. Artwork published in 1866.

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

Keywords: 1400s, 1450, 15th century, 1866, 19th century, angel, artwork, biblical, black-and-white, book, christ, christian, christianity, city, concept, concepts, conceptual, destruction, egypt, german, germany, god, gutenberg bible, gutenberg's bible, holy book, illustration, jesus, johannes gutenberg, literature, mainz, mayence, monochrome, no-one, nobody, religion, religious, scenes, sodom and gomorrah, sphinx, technological, technology

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