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BABITS: The book of Jonah II.

Maria Bozoky

BABITS: The book of Jonah II.

Maria Bozoky
  • Original Title: "az Ur parancsolt a halnak - ki Jónást a szárazra kivetette - vért, zsirt, epét okádva körülötte" II.
  • Date: c.1975; Budapest, Hungary  
  • Style: Expressionism, Impressionism
  • Genre: illustration
  • Tag: Bible, Jonah, prophets
  • Dimensions: 11 x 18 cm

BABITS, Mihály (1883-1941) was a Hungarian poet, writer and translator.
He is best known for his lyric poetry, influenced by Roman and Greek mythology and philosophy, Italy, modernism. (Goodreads)

"The Book of Jonah is a book of the Nevi'im in the Hebrew Bible. It tells of a Hebrew prophet named Jonah son of Amittai who is sent by God to prophesy the destruction of Nineveh but tries to escape the divine mission." (Wikipedia)

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