Hollar, Wenzel (1607–1677), after Elsheimer. Adam (1578–1610)
[Original etching] Jesus served by angels /Jezus, Satan en engelen.
On the right, Jesus sits under tree with Satan. On the top of the hill in the background Satan also seen showing Jesus the kingdoms of the world. Jesus is also shown at table under canopy suspended from dead branch, served by angels. On the left, through arch in rock is seen a temple.
Lettered below left in margin: ‘AElsheimer inu:’ and at right: ‘W. Hollar fecit, 1652’
Etching on laid paper, trimmed to plate mark; total: 101 x 196 mm; only state; rubbing on corners yet beautiful impression. Pennington 99, New Hollstein 1180.