Moses with the Tablets of the Law

LUDOLPH BUSINCK (CIRCA1600-1669) AFTER GEORGES LALLEMAND (CIRCA1580-1636)
Moses with the Tablets of the Law
chiaroscuro woodcut printed from three blocks in black and two shades of mushroom, circa1620-40, on laid paper, watermark Small Bunch of Grapes, a very good impression, printing with much relief, trimmed to the borderline on three sides and just inside the borderline in places at left, otherwise in very good condition
Sheet 388 x 281 mm.

Provenance

Earl Spencer (18th century), Althorp (Lugt 2341a); with a probably associated number 289 stamped in black inkverso.
With C.G. Boerner Ltd., London.
Acquired from the above, on 29 April 2003.