Philistines Offers Sauls Head 1690 Blome Vanderguist antique engravingBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
The Philistins Offers Sauls Head to their Idol
1 Samuel 31
Issued 1690, London by Samuel Roycroft for Richard Blome
Drawn by G. Freman
Engraved by M. Vanderguist
Fine original antique religious engraving printed in the late-17th century, on quality hand made paper which retains its inherent structural flexibility and soundness.
The engraving is a fine impression and is surrounded by original hand drawn red ink lines, as issued.
In near VG or better condition [note: we grade very conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws].
The printed area remains visually pleasing, a fine impression of an interesting antique image which will look nice when displayed.
A scarce 17th century folio sheet engraving.
Sheet measures c. 16 1/8" H x 10 1/2" W.
Printed area measures c. 13 1/8" H x 8 1/4" W