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Auction 118, Lot 910

"[Lot of 12 - New Testament Bible engravings]",

Subject: Religion

Period: 1700 (circa)

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Color: Black & White

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Striking group of New Testament copper engravings by Picart, Houbraken, Carlo Marati published by Pierre de Hondt. Captions in Greek, Latin, English, French, German and Dutch.

1) Luke 2:10 - The Annonciation of the birth of Jesus. (16 x 13.5")
2) Mark 1:9 - Christ Baptised of John. (8.5 x 13.5")
3) Luke 23:33 - Christ upon the Cross. (16.5 x 12.7")
4) Luke 23:26 - Simon beareth Christ's cross. (16 x 13.5")
5) Matthew 27:29 - Christ mocked. (8.6 x 13.7")
6) Matthew 26:43 - Jesus findeth his Disciples Sleeping. ( 9 x 13.6")
7) Luke 22:23 - Christ strengthened by an Angel. (8.5 x 13.4")
8) John 9:7 - The eyes of the blind opened. (8.5 x 13.7")
9) Luke 10:30 - The good Samaritane. (8.5 x 13.6")
10) Luke 2:28 - Christ in the arms of Simeon. (8.5 x 13.8")
11) Matthew 2 - Offerings made by the wise men from the East. (8.6 x 13.6")
12) Luke 1:40 - Mary and Elizabeth. (8.5 x 13")

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Condition: A

Estimate: $110 - $150

Sold for: $170

Closed on 3/6/2007

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