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Romeyn de Hooghe (1645-1708) - The Roman church in search of supreme power.

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Romeyn de Hooghe (1645-1708) - The Roman church in search of supreme power.

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Etching - Not signed - Ca. 1680

Technique: Etching
Condition: In good condition
Title of artwork: The Roman church in search of supreme power.
Signature: Not signed
Artist: Romeyn de Hooghe (1645-1708)
Sold with frame: No
Picture size (in cm): 17,50 x 14
Year: Ca. 1680

17,50 x 14 cm on plate border
With full plate border and tread margins on laid paper.
Strong impression, good condition. At the backside of the sheet in the corners remains of former tipping on an album sheet.

The rulers of gods people. Salomon in centre on his trone.
At left a two faced head, the old face looking backwards to the old times, the female looking to the future, on their head the ark of Noah

This is an etching by Romeyn de Hooghe published in 'Hieroglyphica of merkbeelden der oude volkeren' (Amsterdam: Joris van der Woude, 1735). It is a good example of his genius etching technique

Romeyn de Hooghe (1645 - 1708)
Painter, sculptor, medal maker, goldsmith, etcher, and publisher. Born in Amsterdam, a nephew of the painter Pieter de Hoogh. In 1668 in Paris, from 1687 in Haarlem. Opened drawing school in 1688. Propagandist for William of Orange. He was a important renewer of pictural art revolting against the dull French style of his period.

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Feedback score: 99.5%
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    48Aristote May 17, 2018

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    48Aristote May 17, 2018

  • Print as described. Unfortunately it arrived damaged, the simple envelope being folded. Please use safer (stiffer) material next time.

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    Mgiai May 11, 2018

  • Excellent , A++++++++++ , Many Thanks

    ke2016 May 10, 2018

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