Gheyn, Jacques de II (1565-1629) after Goltzius, Hendrick (1558-1617)

Print/engraving/gravure: The Holy Family beneath a canopy/De Heilige familie onder een luifel.

The Holy Family with St. John as a child beneath a canopy. Inscribed in Latin at bottom: “Nascitur his ambobus amor nascentibus annis Cum crescent anni denique crescet amor.”; with the address of Goltzius: “H. Goltius.” and within the representation, on the bottom left corner: “IDGheyn ex.” with IDG monogrammed. This engraving was probably realized during the period of de Gheyn in Leiden.

Engraving on paper, with some margins; plate mark: 258 x 184 mm, total: 278 x 195 mm, state I/2; top left corner missing, tiny rust stain above the head of St. Joseph, restored tear, some discoloration, somewhat exhausted impression. Hollstein 53.

Incl. VAT  363,00

Excl. VAT  300,00