Original etching/engraving on a verge type paper on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 16 x 14 cm. The image size is ca. 15 x 12.5 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 6.3 x 5.5 inch. The image size is ca. 5.9 x 4.9 inch.
Plate 4: ‘Godsdienstige oefening in ‘t vertrek van Castulo in ‘r Keyzer Paleys’ (Religious exercise in the chambers of Castulo in the Imperial Palace). This original engraving originates from ‘Tafereelen der eerste Christenen, bestaande in 92 konstprenten’ (Scenes of the first Christians, in 92 prints). This book was published in 1740 in Amsterdam by Gerrity de Groot and Jacobus Rijkhof. The prints by Luyken are accompanied by texts by P. Langendyk and C. Bruyn.Artists and Engravers: Engraved by Jan Luyken after his own designs
Condition: Excellent, given age. A small spot of paper erosion in the middle of the image, three dark spots in the image. Original middle fold. Some general age-related toning and thumbing, please study scan carefully.
Keywords: ANTIQUE PRINT-PRAYER-READING-TEACHING-RELIGION-EXERCISE-PL. 4-LUYKEN