Paulus Pontius (1603-1658)

[Antique print, engraving] Portraits of Peter Paul Rubens and Anthony van Dyck. ca. 1618-1658.

Two portraits of Peter Paul Rubens and Anthony van Dyck, both busts in cartouches surrounded by emblematic framework, coats of arms below portraits; lettered on cartouches: “Pet. Pavl. Rvbens Eqves Pictor Antverpiens.” and “Antonivs van Dyck Eqves Pictor Antver.”; lettered in lower margin with eight lines of Latin in two columns: “Ecce Rvbens sidus … / … amantes.”; lettered with production details at bottom lower margin: “Erasm. Quellinius delin. Franc Huberti excudit Antwerpiae” and “Paulus Pontius [facies sculp]”.

Engraving on paper, trimmed within plate, total: 356 x 446 mm; state III/3; traces of previous mounting on the top margin on the verso, otherwise in great condition. Hollstein (Pontius) 123; W. 118, V.S., p. 161, 51; Dut. VI, p. 190, 50 bis; van Someren 4663.

Incl. VAT  726,00

Excl. VAT  600,00


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