- Museum number
Object: Ioannes Baptista Barbé
Series: Iconographie ou vies des hommes illustres du XVII. siècle ... les portraits peints par le fameux Antoine Van Dyck
Series: Icones Principum Virorum
Portrait of Jan Baptist Barbé, half-length in front of a pilaster base, turned to right but looking towards the viewer, with mid-length hair, beard and moustache, wearing a ruff, buttoned doublet and cloak, his left hand held at the level of his chest; eighth state with initials of Gillis Hendricx burnished; after Anthony van Dyck; from a 1759 bound edition containing a series of 125 portraits, mainly of Van Dyck's Iconography (Arkstée & Merkus: Amsterdam and Leipzig)
- Production date
Height: 244 millimetres
Width: 159 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- For another impression of the same state see 1876,1014.183; and 1863,0509.912; for an impression of the first state and comment see 1848,1125.171; for comment on Anthony van Dyck's Iconography portrait series see R,1b.47.
For more information on the bound volume see also 1935,1213.1.1.+.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Inscribed on the fly-leaf, in pen and ink: "Thomas Gibbs". Inscribed on the cover sheet, in pencil: "£10-10/-" (crossed out) and "£3-3/-".
- Prints and Drawings
- Registration number