Antonio Tempesta ( 1555-1630) - Pharao Hebreos persequitur

Description
Antonio Tempesta ( 1555-1630) - Pharao Hebreos persequitur
Etching - Plate signed - 1690 ca.

Pharao Hebreos persequitur
The Egyptian army with soldiers on horseback, chases the Jews, just before the crossing of the Red Sea.
Engraving from “Sacra Bella Sanctae Veterum Bibliorum Historiae“ by Antonio Tempesta ( 1555-1630)

Etching, publushed by Nicolas van Aelst (1550s ?-1613)
plate no. 7 – Bartsch 242 (I ed. Antwerp 1613)
Specular copy, printed in the second half of the XVII century.
Intact sheet with wide margins, presence of folds, small holes and a few stains - 273 x 349 mm.

Lot details
Artist
Antonio Tempesta ( 1555-1630)
Title of artwork
Pharao Hebreos persequitur
Year
1690 ca.
Technique
Etching
Signature
Plate signed
Condition
Overall in fairly good condition with traces of ageing and usage
Sold with frame
No
Image size
273×349 mm
Total dimensions
0×273×349 mm
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