Dalen, Cornelis van I (1602-1665) after Passe, Crispijn van de II (1594-1670)

Alle de wercken, zo in de medicyne als chirurgie…. [Joan van Beverwyck].

Portrait of Joan van Beverwyck, sitting at a table, in front of Apollo. The scientist has an open book in front of himself. Other elements in the room point to the activity of Bewerwyck. Frontispiece to the edition of 1672 of all his works, with address of the publisher. In the upper part we see Adam surrounded by animals. In the lower part a stag (hert) is being hit. Titled on the side of the tablecloth: ‘ALLE DE WERCKEN. / ZO IN DE / MEDICYNE als CHIRURGIE / VAN DE HEER / IOAN VAN BEVERWYCK / Out-Schepen der Stadt Dordrecht.’ Signed on the bottom right and left: ‘C. de pas Inu. / C.V.D. / sculpsit’.

Engraving on paper, with some margins; plate mark: 208 x 165 mm, total: 234 x 176 mm; traces of foldings, right margin damaged paper, yet plate in very good condition.

Incl. BTW  145,20

Excl. BTW  120,00