‘Omnis Creatura compatitur Christo morienti, solus miser homo non compatitur, pro quo solo Christus patitur.’ / ‘Romae apud carolum losi anno 1553.’
Engraving on handlaid (verge) paper.
Sheet size: 28,2 x 37,3 cm. (11,1 x 14,7 inch). Image size: 26 x 34,5 cm. (10,2 x 13,6 inch).
Source unknown, to be determined. Ref: Copy C after the print from Cornelis Cort, New Hollstein 71 in the second and last print.
Made by ‘Domenico Tibaldi after Cornelis Cort’ after ‘Giulio Clovio’. Domenico Tibaldi Pellegrino / Pellegrini Tibaldi (1541-1583) with monogram D.F. on the plate which stands for Domenico Tibaldi Fecit. After Cornelis Cort (1533-1578) who was a Dutch engraver and draughtsman. He spent the last 12 years of his life in Italy, where he was known as Cornelio Fiammingo.
Condition: Good, given age. Some soiling, particularly in bottom right corner. Remains of writing in bottom margin. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.