14 portrait of Christoph Plantijn 187


Title: CHRISTOPHORUS PLANTINUS... (portrait of Christoph Plantijn)
Author: Goltzius, Hendrick (1558-1617)
Description: Portrait of Christopher Plantin (1514-1589), publisher in Antwerp. Half-length portrait turned towards the left with compass in his hand. Signed low right: 'HGoltzius fecit'. Lines in Latin below cut off. Lettered above, described as fourth state in Hollstein: 'CHRISTOPHORUS PLANTINUS Architypographus Regius / vixit annos LXXV abijtque Antverpiae M.D.LXXXIX'. On the verso handwriting also in Greek, collector's stamp of Prince Soutzo (c. 1850) Lugt 2341.
Colouring: EURO 545 INCL. VAT
Condition: Prenten, Oude meester prenten, Portretten
Technique: Engraving on paper trimmed within plate mark; total: 148 x 139 mm; state IV/4; evenly yellowed paper; New Hollstein 241, Strauss 175
  • Number: 1870443 (60253)
  • Dealer: Speculum Orbis Nauticum

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