Parting The River Jordan. (Iordanes Pallio Divisus)

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Artist/Collection: Johann Jakob Scheuchzer
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Parting The River Jordan. (Iordanes Pallio Divisus)

40 x 24.5 cm (15.5 x 9.75 inches)
This antique copper plate engraving was made in 1731 for Scheuchzer's incredible Physica Sacra.
It has hand painted water colouring embellished with metallic gold/silver paint. The engraving is on chain lined paper with strong plate marks. The paper has a lovely aged, creamy white patina and is in excellent condition.
Elijah, strikes the river Jordan with his mantle. The water divides and Elijah and Elisha cross on dry land. II Re.g. Cap. II v8.14

© Fine Rare Prints

Style
Date Made 1700s
Paper Size 40 x 24.5 cm (15.5 x 9.75 inches)
Shape Portrait
Main Color Multicolored
Size Category 31 to 40 cm (12 to 16 inches)
Voyadore
Major Color