- Museum number
Object: Theodorus Galle
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 Theodor Galle, half-length, directed to the right but looking towards the viewer, with short hair, moustache and beard, wearing a layered ruff, buttoned doublet and cloak, his arms wrapped in the cloak, his right hand pointing down at the level of his abdomen, his left held higher at the level of his chest; sixth 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: 237 millimetres
Width: 157 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- For another impression of the same state see 1863,0509.910; for an impression of the second state and comment see R,1a.116; 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/-".
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