Auction 142, Lot 618

"Temple de Jerusalem", Hooghe, Romain de

Subject: Solomon's Temple, Holy Land

Period: 1721 (circa)

Publication: T' groot waerelds tafereel…

Color: Hand Color

Size:
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

Issued folding, now pressed, on watermarked paper with wide margins.

Estimate: $275 - $350

Sold for: $220

Closed on 11/28/2012

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