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Icones Principum Virorum / Emanuel Frockas

  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Title (object)

    • Emanuel Frockas

    Title (series)

    • Icones Principum Virorum
  • Description

    Portrait of Emanuel Frockas, Count of Feria, half-length in front of a swagged curtain to the left, a cloudy sky to the right, directed to right and wearing armour, holding a baton in his left hand; fifth (intermediate) state with Van den Enden's name burnished; after Anthony van Dyck Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1630-1640
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 240 millimetres
    • Width: 165 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below the portrait, in five lines of Latin: "Nobilissimvs Vir Ac D. Emanvel Frockas Perera ... / ... Cvbicvlarivs Etc". Lettered in lower margin with production details: "P. Pontius sculp.", "Ant. van Dyck pinxit", and "Cum priuilegio".
  • Curator's comments

    For an impression of the second state and comment see 1848,1125.175.

  • Bibliography

    • New Hollstein (Dutch & Flemish) 20.V (Van Dyck) bibliographic details
    • Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1991 47.V bibliographic details
    • Hollstein 77 (Pontius) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F XVIIc Mounted Roy)

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number


Portrait of Emanuel Frockas, Count of Feria, HL. Before 1641. Engraving


Portrait of Emanuel Frockas, Count of Feria, HL. Before 1641. Engraving

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