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Sitivi et dedistis mihi bibere. (Matt. 25.35.). Gravure originale du XVIIe siècle

Maarten DE VOS (inventor)

Sitivi et dedistis mihi bibere. (Matt. 25.35.). Gravure originale du XVIIe siècle

s.n., s.l. (Hollande) (Circa 1600), 33x27,5cm (cuvette: 24,5x20cm), une feuille.

Original etching done with chisels from a painting of the sixteenth century by Maarten de Vos (or Martin) .Epreuve on watermarked laid paper, working from the early seventeenth siècle.Il is an illustration of the Gospel according to Matthew 25.35, "I was thirsty and you gave me drink" .Légende in Latin in the lower part of the gravure.Signature author in the numbered "3" planche.Mention in the lower right corner in printmaking, and handwritten mention "111" on the sidelines in the top corner droit.Une old handwritten annotation in Greek characters under the right angle visible cuvette.Filigrane by transparence.Rares and tiny foxing and marginal staining, without involvement engraving, otherwise very nice condition for this extremely rare engraving and large fraîcheur.Maarten de Vos (or Martin), Antwerp from 1532 to 1603, was a Flemish painter. He was a pupil of Frans Floris, and then completed his training with Tintoretto. He was responsible for historical paintings in the Mannerist style, including a Holy Paul bitten by a snake on the island of Malta '(1568) which is in the Louvre in Paris. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information!

150 €

Réf : 29897



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