Breaking of Jeremiah's Yoke.
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Title:Breaking of Jeremiah's Yoke
Notes:Quatrefoil on the western exterior, depicting Hananiah breaking Jeremiah's yoke while making a false prophecy predicting the liberation of Judah from Nebuchadnezzar's rule.

Donated by James T. Womack and Anne Richardson, Nashville, TN.

Building:Cathédrale d'Amiens
Object/Function:Relief sculpture

Scripture:Jeremiah 28:10-11
Person as Subject:Hananiah (Biblical figure)
Nebuchadnezzar II, King of Babylon, ca.634-562 BC
Jeremiah (Biblical figure)
General Subject:Yoke
Library of Congress Subject:Christian art and symbolism -- France -- Amiens -- Medieval, 500-1500
ICONCLASS Number:71O7631
Index of Christian Art Number:20 A51 CND 14W,002 H2

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Copyright Source:image donated by Jim Womack and Anne Richardson
Copyright Permission:Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0
Attribution:Breaking of Jeremiah's Yoke, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. [retrieved September 25, 2023]. Original source: image donated by Jim Womack and Anne Richardson.
Record Number:29240 Last Updated: 2022-06-19 17:54:42 Record Created: 2003-04-26 00:00:00
Institution:Vanderbilt University Unit: Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition