Etching/engraving on hand laid (verge) paper. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 35 x 31.8 cm. The image size is ca. 33.5 x 30.5 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 13.8 x 12.5 inch. The image size is ca. 13.2 x 12 inch.
Antique print, titled: ‘Lykstatie van den Paus’, (‘Funeral procession of the Pope’). Procession dedicated to the death of a pope. In the middle of a long train of mounted figures and cardinals is the bier with the pope. Rare. Published c. 1700-1705.Artists and Engravers: Engraved by Hendrik Elandt after an anonymous artist. Hendrik Elandt (ca. 1640-1705) was a Dutch engraver. Very little is known about his life.
Condition: Very good, given age. Top margin cropped to the platemark. Remains of attachment to carrier to the rear of the sheet. Faint stains in the margins. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: ANTIQUE MASTER PRINT-LYKSTATIE-FUNERAL-POPE-BIER-PROCESSION-ELANDT