Auction 122, Lot 836

"[Lot of 8 - New Testament Engravings]", Anon.

Subject: Religion

Period: 1700 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Black & White

Size:
8.6 x 13.5 inches
21.8 x 34.3 cm

This striking group of copper engravings by Picart and Houbraken were published by Pierre de Hondt. The captions are in Greek, Latin, English, French, German and Dutch.

1) Apoc: I, 12. The Vision of the Seven Candlesticks.
2) Joan. XX, 14 15. Jesus Appeared to Mary.
3) Joann. XX, 27. Unbelieving Thomas.
4) Actor. VII, 58. Stephen Stoned.
5) Actor. XVI, 24. Paul and Silas in Prison.
6) Act. XII, 7. Peter Delivered from Prison by an Angel.
7) Actor. XX, 10. Paul Raiseth Eutychus to Life.
8) Jud: XIII, 7. &. Judeth Cutteth off Holofernes Head while He Slept.

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Condition: A

Estimate: $120 - $160

Sold for: $130

Closed on 12/5/2007

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