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The Rugendas Letters:
Johann Moritz Rugendas’
First Voyage to Brazil
The Sections of Cap Trafalgar
The First Prussian Maritime Atlas
“ Antwerpen Painter
of the Galleys and Big Ships ”
Dyck, Anthony van (Antwerp 1599 – London 1641). Andreas van Ertvelt. Pictor Triremivm Navivmqve Maiorvm Antverpiae. Three-quarter length portrait before swell with small barque. Standing to the right, the head turned right-hand out of the picture, holding a scroll in the right. Engraving by Schelte van Bolswert (Bolsward/Frisia c. 1581 – Antwerp 1659). Inscribed: Ant. van Dyck pinxit. / S. à Bolswert sculpsit., otherwise as above. 9¾ × 6¾ in (24.8 × 17.3 cm).
From van Dyck’s Icones principum virorum doctorum, pictorum, statuariorum … in its 3rd edition, Antwerp, Foppens, c. 1660. – The sovereign portrait in very fine, wide-margined impression.
(Wurzbach). – And adequately Bolswert himself “one of the most important engravers of his time” (Th.-B.).
Offer no. 29,026 | EUR 430. | export price EUR 409. (c. US$ 494.) + shipping