Orley, Richard van (1663-1723) after Jan van Orley (1665-1735)

Print/Etching and engraving/ets en gravure: Christ healing two blind men/Jezus geneest twee blinden.

Episode from the New Testament where Christ heals two blind men. Stunning setting consisting in an ideal temple, that is classical ruins and vegetation.
Signed below: “I v. Orley inventor / R. v. Orley fecit”;
Inscribed at bottom: “Domine Miserere Nostri fili david: Et Stetit Jesus et vocati eos”.
From a set with 28 prints by the two Orley brothers. Originally the set consisted in 32 plates. On verso collector’s mark of Pim van Eekelen (Amsterdam 1923-1984), L. 5101.

Etching and engraving on paper, trimmed close to plate; total: 220 x 274 mm; rather toned paper, traces of repairings and previous mounting; in passepartout. Hollstein serie 3-30.

Incl. VAT  114,95

Excl. VAT  95,00