Jan Luyken, History of the Heresy of the Iconoclasts

Jan Luyken, History of the Heresy of the Iconoclasts, Amsterdam, 1685 (?). © MIR Geneva.

Luther Bible

The Bible

Luther Bible, Wittenberg, 1550. Frontispiece engraving. International Museum of the Reformation, Geneva.

Luther in hell and Calvin in hell

Purchased thanks to donations by the Hempel family, François Micheli and Lorenzo Pedrazzini.

Silver pocket watch with alarm, circa 1680

The Revocation of the Edict of Nantes

Bernard Dominicé, Silver pocket watch with alarm, circa 1680. Geneva, International Museum of the Reformation.

Clay bust of Jan Hus

Clay bust of Jan Hus in a wooden box, late-19th or early-20th century. Geneva, International Museum of the Reformation.

Gaspard de Coligny, Letter to his wife

Gaspard de Coligny, Letter to his wife Jacqueline d’Entremont, 18th August, 1572.
Loan from the Historical Museum of the Reformation, Geneva.

Martin Luther, Writings

The Bible

Martin Luther, Ecrits. Première partie, Iéna, 1560. © MIR, Genève.

Satirical medal

Satirical medal, Germany, circa 1543.
© MIR, Geneva

Portrait of Agrippa d’Aubigné

Barbier-Mueller Room

Auteur inconnu (école française), Portrait d’Agrippa d’Aubigné, huile sur toile, début 17e siècle. © Musée international de la Réforme, Genève.

A unique Bible

The Bible

Between 4 June and 31 October 2017, more than 15,000 visitors participated in the printing of the 500th anniversary Bible on a press inspired by the one first invented by Johannes Gutenberg in 1453.