Gheyn, Jacques de II (1565-1629)

Portrait of Rutgaert Jansz

Bust portrait of the Dutch poet Rutgaert Jansz. The bearded man is wearing a ruff collar. According to the New Hollstein this engraving is probably printed from an engraved silver medallion, which possibly contained another engraving on the verso. Inscribed on the oval frame: ‘T’GAE SOO GOD WIL’ and ‘R.I.V.D. OVT 60. 1596’. Lettered in lower left corner: ‘IDGeÿn fe’. The original drawing is in Haarlem, at the Teylers Museum (inv. N90).

Engraving on laid paper with margins; total: 117 x 91 mm; state II/2; some foxing on the paper; Hollstein 312; Passavant 9; Wurzbach 9; Le Blanc 125; Muller 6498, Van Regteren Altena 687.

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