Original copperplate engraving and etching on verge type hand laid paper with watermark. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 42.5 x 28 cm. The image size is ca. 30.2 x 25.4 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 16.7 x 11 inch. The image size is ca. 11.9 x 10 inch.
Plate 25: (Joseph’s dream about the sun and the moon. Scene from Genesis XXXVII.) We carry several plates from this work. Search our inventory or inquire. This original old antique print / engraving originates from ‘Sacrae historiae acta a Raphaele Urbin. in Vaticanis xystis ad picturae miraculum expressa Nicolaus Chapron, first published in Rome, 1649. This work contains plates engraved after Raphael’s Vatican murals. Artists and Engravers: The engraver of this work is Nicolas Chapron / Chaperon, French (1612-1656), designed after the Vatican murals by Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino (1483-1520). The publisher of this edition is Pierre Mariette (1634-1716).
Condition: Excellent. Small holes at left margin, not affecting image, from binding. General age-related toning and occasional light stains from handling. Please study image carefully.
Keywords: ANTIQUE PRINT-JOSEPH-SUN-MOON-BIBLE-CHAPRON