Jonah and Sea Monster, 1584, Terra Sancta, A Petro Laicstain perlustrata, et ab eius ore et schedis a Christiano Schrot in tabulum redacta., copy 2

Collection: Map Imagery

Parent Map: Terra Sancta, A Petro Laicstain perlustrata, et ab eius ore et schedis a Christiano Schrot in tabulum redacta., copy 2

Title: Jonah and Sea Monster, 1584, Terra Sancta, A Petro Laicstain perlustrata, et ab eius ore et schedis a Christiano Schrot in tabulum redacta., copy 2

Date Produced: 1584

Date Published: 1584

Description: The story of Jonah and the whale depicted as a scene of a sea monster attacking a ship. The crew of the ship are throwing Jonah overboard. The whale is represented by a fearsome sea monster. There is single-masted shallop, or similar type of boat in the background.

Subjects: Bible stories · Sailing ships · Galleons · Sea monsters · Imaginary creatures · Whales