Rex Danielem ad Belum ducit ostendens quam multa comedat bibatque


Hieronymus Cock (Flemish, 1507-1570)
Cyrus Showing His God Bel to Daniel, 1565
Purchase, 1967
McMaster Museum of Art
(Photo credit: John Tamblyn)

This one is pretty straightforward. The king leads Daniel to Bel, showing how much he eats and drinks.

This is again from Bel and the Dragon, in this case it follows immediately after the previous woodcut, depicting Daniel 14:5.

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