Auction 112, Lot 752

"[Lot of 4 - Bible Prints]",

Subject: Religion

Period: 1728 (published)


Color: Hand Color

8.5 x 13.9 inches
21.6 x 35.3 cm

Fine group of copper engravings from the Old Testament drawn by Picart and G. Hoet and published by Pierre de Hondt. 1) Gen. XV:12 - A deep sleep fell upon Abram & an horror seizes him. 2) Gen. XXXVII:28 - Joseph sold by his brethren to the Ishmaelites. 3) Judic. I:6.7 - The cutting off the thumbs and great toes of Adoni Bezek. 4) II Sam I:2 - The Amalakite slain who slew Saul.


Condition: A

Minor marginal defects.

Estimate: $110 - $140


Closed on 9/28/2005