"Jerusalem en syn Tempel", Hooghe, Romain de
Subject: Holy Land - Jerusalem
Period: 1736 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
18.2 x 14 inches
46.2 x 35.6 cm
An uncommon, panoramic city view depicting the layout of the city surrounding the temple and filled with people, soldiers, livestock and what appears to be a scene of the abduction of Jesus by the Romans. Panels at sides name the important buildings and include two full length portraits of a high priest and King Solomon. Across the bottom are large engravings of the Vessels of the Temple.
Minor show through of Dutch text on verso.