‘Tomumbey Lesten Sultaen van Egypten’
Engraving on hand laid (verge type) paper.
Sheet size: 18 x 27,8 cm. (7,1 x 10,9 inch). Image size: 16,5 x 26,3 cm. (6,5 x 10,4 inch).
From: ‘Kerckelijke Historie van de Gheheele Werelt (..)’ by Cornelius Hazart, published in 1667.
Made by ‘Frederik Bouttats’ after ‘Cornelis Hazart’. Author: Cornelius Hazart (1617-1690) was a Dutch Jesuit controversialist, orator, and writer of polemical history. Engraver: Frederik Bouttats II (1610-1676), the younger, was a Flemish printmaker. Engraver and illustrator; active in Antwerp, mainly portraits and illustration for publisher in Cologne. Son and pupil of Frederik Bouttats the Elder; brother of Gaspar, Gerard, Jacob and Filibert. 1643 he became ?Wynmeester? of St Luke Guild.
Condition: Very good, given age. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: PORTRAIT-TUMAN BAY II-SULTAN OF EGYPT