This auction is for :- A c 1850 Original, Hand Coloured finely detailed print from steel engraving, printed on good quality heavy stock paper with a blank reverse
Entitled or Captioned :-
And the king said, Divide the living child in two, and give half to the one, and half to the other.
beautifully engraved by W French from the work by RUBENS
A fairly large hand coloured* print, showing :-
From Kings Chapter 3 verse 25
It can be difficult to distinguish between hand colouring and printed colouring in these early examples - I believe them to be hand coloured, particularly after having seen a number of uncoloured examples
It is on good quality heavy gauge paper with a blank reverse,
The print measures OVERALL 330 x 240 mm (13 x 9.5 ") approx; and the engraved area varies from print to print, with very generous titled borders
CONDITION - Some light handling marks mainly to borders - Please check the larger picture for condition
This item will be shipped flat in a board backed envelope.
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