"Tabernaculi Constructio et Vasa Sacra", Halma, Francois
Period: 1709 (circa)
Color: Black & White
13 x 7.8 inches
33 x 19.8 cm
This powerful copper engraving is from a Dutch edition of a Greek Bible. It illustrates the construction of the Tabernacle by the Children of Israel. The best artists of the day worked on the plates including Picart (1673-1733), Hoet (1648-1733), and Houbraken (1660 -1719). There is no engraver's signature on the plate.