Rare Antique Engraving Alexander the Great into Babbylon by Hermann Lucke NICE
Up for sale is a very rare engraving from Bertel Thorvaldsen's 1835 publication "Alexander the Greats Entry Into Babylon". This rare volume contained a handful of impressive engravings of which this depicts a man with his family outside the walls of Babylon as Alexander the Great approaches the city. The family is composed of multiple males, female, children and even a sheep and ram. The plate mark measures 9 x 12.5 inches while the sheet measures 10 x 18 inches and its attractive classical gold wood frame measures 18.25 x 26.5 inches. The quality of the engraving is superb showing a tremendous amount of detail in the relief figures. The condition of the print is very good other than the present foxing which could be easily addressed by a paper conservator. The images provided accurately represent the quality, condition and aesthetic beauty of this rare print but if you have any questions please feel free to ask prior to purchasing! We specialize in fine art from the Renaissance to Contemporary dealing with a plethora of past artists which include Pablo Picasso, Diego Giacometti, Edward Curtis, Alfred Mitchell, Banksy and even Bob Ross. All works of art and objects of value are professionally packed to ensure a safe arrival to you, thank you for your interest! This item is in the category "Art\Art Prints".
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- Production Technique: Engraving
- Type: Print