Auction 111, Lot 720

"[Lot of 6 - Bible Prints]",

Subject: Religion

Period: 1728 (published)


Color: Black & White

8.5 x 13.5 inches
21.6 x 34.3 cm

Fine group of copper engravings from the Old Testament drawn by G. Hoet and published by Pierre de Hondt. 1) Dan. VI:17 - Daniel in the Lions den; 2) Numeri. XXV:1-8 - Israelites whoredom with the daughters of Moab; 3) I Sam. XV:32-33 - Samuel hew's Agag in pieces before the Lord at Gilgal; 4) Jer. I:11 - The rod of an almond tree seen by Jeremiah; 5) Numer. XXXI:8 - Five Kings of Midian slain by Israel; 6) I Chron. XIX:4 - David's messengers shaved by Hanun.


Condition: A

Sharp impressions with light toning.

Estimate: $100 - $140

Sold for: $70

Closed on 6/8/2005