Antique Print-HEALING YOUR SOUL-DOCTOR-FATHER TIME-WISDOM-Vaenius-Daret-1646

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La guerizon de l’ame est la plus necessaire. – (Healing one’s soul is most important.). A doctor is healing a man’s eyes / sight. Father time and Athena / Wisdom point to a book and the money he is hiding.

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‘La guerizon de l’ame est la plus necessaire.’

Engraving on hand laid (verge) paper.
Sheet size: 21 x 33,5 cm. (8,3 x 13,2 inch). Image size: 14,5 x 17,9 cm. (5,7 x 7 inch).

From: ‘La Doctrine des Moeurs ..’ printed by Louys Sevestre for Pierre Daret, Paris, 1646. First edition. Author: Marin le Roy de Gomberville. Made by order of Mazarin for the instruction of the young Louis XIV. The plates are copies in reverse after Otto van Veen’s emblems in ‘Q. Horatii Flacci Emblemata.’ Ref: Ref: Brunet II 1658. (Emblem 15)

Made by ‘Pierre Daret’ after ‘Otto Vaenius’. Pierre Daret de Cazeneuve (1604-1678) was a Frecnch painter and engraver from Paris. He was active in Paris and Italy as engraver, painter of mostly portraits. Otto van Veen, also known by his Latinized name Otto Venius or Octavius Vaenius, (c.1556-1629) was a painter, draughtsman, and humanist active primarily in Antwerp and Brussels in the late sixteenth and early seventeenth century.

Condition: Very good, given age. Small damp stain at op left. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.

Keywords: HEALING YOUR SOUL-DOCTOR-FATHER TIME-WISDOM

(PCO) A331-11

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Dimensions 33 × 21 × 1 cm

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