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The Israelites embracing various pagan rites. Several couples flirting. A Jealous man attacking a couple of lovers in a tent. Idolatry of the statue of a multi-breasted Goddess (Artemis) and a bull. (Num. 25).
Engraving from the series: "Thesaurus sacrarum historiarum veteris testamenti, elegantissimis imaginabus expressum excellentissimorum in hac arte virorum opera: nunc primum in lucem editus"
Rare engraving after Maerten de Vos (1532-1603).
Very nice composition by this renaissance master.
Engraved by a high skilled anonymous engraver, circle Collaert, Wierix.
Published by Gerard de Jode (1509-1591) in Antwerp ca 1585-1591.
The new Hollstein Dutch and Flemish etchings 86 II.
In perfect condition. Superb good dark impression with al the details.
Printed on good laid paper with 2-5 mm margins.
Some traces of aging, not disturbing.
Delivered in a museum passepartout.