[Judgement of Solomon.]Dedié a Monseigneur Edouard Colbert. [...].
Engraving. Sheet size: 570 x 650mm (22¼ x 25½"). Cut to image. Laid on 18th century backing sheet. Central vertical crease. Stained in title area.
The judgement of Solomon, with the King surrounded by counsellors, seated on a throne set on a sculpted base. At the right, a soldier seizes the child as woman trys to stop him. Lettered below with titles, a dedication to Eduard Colbert, and a quotation from the Bible (Job XII, 16) in Latin and in French. After French historical painter Antoine Coypel (1661 - 1722).
[Ref: 38445] £250.00