"Jerusalem en syn Tempel", Hooghe, Romain de
Subject: Holy Land
Period: 1736 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
18.1 x 13.9 inches
46 x 35.3 cm
An uncommon, panoramic view depicting the layout of the city surrounding the temple and filled with people, soldiers, livestock and a scene of Judas embracing Jesus and signaling his arrest by the Romans. Panels at sides name the important buildings and include two full-length portraits of Aaron and King Solomon. Across the bottom are large engravings of the Vessels of the Temple. This is the second state of the plate.
References: Poortman & Augusteijn #151.
Separation on centerfold in bottom blank margin, with lovely later color.