Romulus eerste Koning en stigter van Roomen, Bouwheer zijnde van een Nieuwe Staat (…)
Copperplate engraving/etching on hand laid (verge) paper.
Sheet size: 30 x 22,2 cm. Image size: 29,2 x 21,7 cm.
Source unknown, to be determined.
Made by Matthys Pool after Nicolas Poussin. Mattys Pool (1670-1732) worked as a printmaker/publisher in Amsterdam. He travelled to France. Nicolas Poussin (1594-16658) was the leading French painter of the classical French Baroque style.
Condition: Very good, given age. Some remains of paper from previous atachment on rear. Trimmed close to platemark. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: RAPE-SABINE WOMEN-ROME-ROMULUS