Auction 129, Lot 738

"Temple de Jerusalem", Hooghe, Romain de

Subject: Solomon's Temple, Holy Land

Period: 1721 (circa)

Publication: T' groot waerelds tafereel…

Color: Hand Color

14.3 x 8 inches
36.3 x 20.3 cm

This fine copper engraved view of the temple and surrounding city is full of activity with hundreds of people, animals, and carriages. It is based on the plan of Villalpando and was engraved by Lindenbergh. Below the engraving is a key (French text) to the places that are numbered in the engraving.

References: Laor #1045A.

Condition: A

The lower centerfold has been professionally repaired.

Estimate: $230 - $300

Sold for: $325

Closed on 9/23/2009