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Franciscus Mis. Div. S.R.E. Tit. S. Sylvestri Presbyter ...

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    Bb,9.565

  • Title (object)

    • Franciscus Mis. Div. S.R.E. Tit. S. Sylvestri Presbyter ...
  • Description

    Portrait of Francis, Prince of Dietrichstein, bust in an oval frame, wearing cardinal's clothing; coat of arms above; figures representing the four cardinal virtues in the corners. 1604
    Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1604
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 233 millimetres
    • Width: 153 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered title around oval, four lines of verse in Latin below beginning 'Quis nollet debere tibi, ...', at lower right 'S. C. M. sculpto / Æg: Sadeler fecit. 1604', and three lines of dedication at bottom, 'Ill:mo et R.mo Principi ac D.D Francisco, mis: divina S.R. E. titulo S. Sylves Presb. Cardinali a Dietrichstain Episcopo ... obser. et grat. ergo Ægidius Sadeler D.D.'
  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 285.I bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (BH/FF10/Portraits German Ruling Houses)

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1818

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    Bb,9.565

Portrait of Francis, Prince of Dietrichstein, bust in an oval frame, wearing cardinal's clothing; coat of arms above; figures representing the four cardinal virtues in the corners. 1604  Engraving

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Portrait of Francis, Prince of Dietrichstein, bust in an oval frame, wearing cardinal's clothing; coat of arms above; figures representing the four cardinal virtues in the corners. 1604 Engraving

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