Antique Religious Print-JOAB-KILLED-BENAIAH-Luiken-1712

Price: € 28,50

Subject: Kings II: Joab killed by Benaiah as ordered by King Salomon.
Condition: Fine. General age related toning and light staining. Full page with text. Irregular original paper edges and very small tears not affecting image. Small worm hole near bottom. Carefully review the scan as it gives a good impression of its condition.
Medium: Copperplate engraving and etching combination on verge type hand laid paper.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 18 x 24 cm. The image size is ca. 15 x 11 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 7.1 x 9.4 inch. The image size is ca. 5.9 x 4.3 inch.
Part Number: 9256
Location: A33-23
Description: De Schriftuurlyke Geschiedenissen en Gelykenissen van het Oude en Nieuwe verbond ...' by Joannes Luiken, Amsterdam 1712. (History and Associations of the Old and New testament ....) This edition was published by de Wed.: Pieter Arentz, en Kornelis vander Sys.

Artists and Engravers: Jan Luyken / Luiken (1649-1712) and his son Caspar made over 3000 etchings. He illustrated many emblematic and biblical works. In this work he illustrates his own work as an author. From his work one can read his creativity and imagination.