Antique Print-VICES-TIME-PUTTI-SCYTHE-PERSONIFICATION-Vaenius-Daret-1646

Print

75.00

Tous les siecles ont eu leurs vices. – (‘All centuries have their vices’). Time (personified) flies up with several cherubs and putti (each with attributes, and representing a vice).

In stock

SKU: pco-17256 Categories: , Tag:

Description

‘Tous les siecles ont eu leurs vices.’

Engraving on hand laid (verge) paper.
Sheet size: 21 x 33,5 cm. (8,3 x 13,2 inch). Image size: 14,4 x 18 cm. (5,7 x 7,1 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 87)

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. Light stain at bottom and top right margin. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.

Keywords: VICES-TIME-PUTTI-SCYTHE-PERSONIFICATION

(PCO) A331-39

Additional information

Dimensions 33 × 21 × 1 cm

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Antique Print-VICES-TIME-PUTTI-SCYTHE-PERSONIFICATION-Vaenius-Daret-1646”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *