Henry V (…)
Engraving/etching on hand laid (verge) paper.
Sheet size: 12,4 x 18 cm. (4,9 x 7,1 inch). Image size: 11,6 x 17,4 cm. (4,6 x 6,9 inch).
Published by Joannes Meyssens in Antwerp c. 1661-1663. Ref: Hollstein Dutch 181-204
Made by Pieter II de Jode after an anonymous artist. Pieter de Jode II or Pieter de Jode the Younger (1606–1674) was a Flemish Baroque printmaker, draughtsman, painter and art dealer. A scion of an important dynasty of printmakers active in Antwerp, he created many prints after the works of leading painters and was a close collaborator of Anthony van Dyck for whom he engraved many portraits.
Condition: Very good, given age. Attached (loosely) to carrier paper. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: HENRY II OF BRABANT-DUKE-LOTHIER-PORTRAIT