Hiram King of Tyre, sends presents to King Solomon.1.Kings Chap. 9 Ver. 11
Publish'd Mar. 1.st 1790, by John & Josiah Boydell, No. 90 Cheapside London.
A very fine mezzotint with margins, 490 x 610mm. 19¼ x 24".
In the Bible, King Hiram of Tyre forms an alliance with King Solomon of Israel to gain access to trading routes leading to Egypt. After a painting by Gerbrand van den Eeckhout (1621-74), a pupil of Rembrandt's.
Ex: the Collection of the Hon. C. Lennox-Boyd.
[Ref: 14852] £520.00