Sarragon, Johannes (fl. 1621-1644), after Beckx, Johannes (fl. 1658-1686)

[Antique portrait print, ca 1627] Portrait of calligrapher Samuel de Swaaf (portret van kalligraaf Samuel de Swaef), published 1627, 1 p.

Bust portrait in oval of Samuel de Swaef (1597-1636) at the age of 30, Dutch copper engraver, graphic artist, printmaker, calligrapher and cartographer. Inscription on the oval frame:’Est SUAVIS virtutis honos: sublimius effert / Post nects et Momj tela cruenta caput. A° 1627′; signed on the base of the oval frame on the left:’J. Beckx delin.’ and on the right:’I. Sarragon sculp.’; two poems in Latin on the bottom: ‘SAMUEL DE SWAAF / SEDULA MUSA FAVE. / Sedula Musa fave juventibus: olim, / Te duce sub lucem nobiliora feram. / R.L.F.W.’ and :’Scire cupis SUAVI dotes: Age respice vultum / Manumq[ue] signa prespicace lumin[…] / Mirandam cernes scripuram scriptaq[ue], mist[…] / Templis sacrassent quae suis AEgyptij. / Justus Turcaeus.’

Etching and engraving on paper, trimmed within platemark, restored in laid paper, top right corner repaired; print: 180 x 127 mm; total: 239 x 174 mm.

Incl. BTW  84,70

Excl. BTW  70,00

Artikelnummer: 59801 Categorieën: , , , ,

Download Catalog

Extra informatie

Period Made

Techniek

,