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Icones Principum Virorum / Erycius Puteanus

  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Title (object)

    • Erycius Puteanus

    Title (series)

    • Icones Principum Virorum
  • Description

    Portrait of Erycius Puteanus, half-length in front of a swagged curtain to left, book shelves to right; with long hair, moustache and beard, his right hand resting on an opening book in front; seventh state with initials of Gillis Hendricx burnished; after Anthony van Dyck Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1630-1645
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 225 millimetres
    • Width: 170 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below the portrait, in two lines of Latin: "Clarissimvs Erycvs Pvteanvs Historiographvs / Regivs Professor Consiliarivs Etc.". Lettered in lower margin with production details: "Ant. van Dÿck pinxit", "Pet. de Iode sculp.", and "cum priuilegio".
        Inscribed in pen and ink with the pagination at top right: "28".
  • Curator's comments

    For an impression of the third state and comment see R,1a.258.

  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 144 (De Jode) bibliographic details
    • Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1991 36.VII bibliographic details
    • New Hollstein (Dutch & Flemish) 42.VII (Van Dyck) bibliographic details
    • Muller II 1853 4321 bibliographic details
    • van Someren 1888 M.4321 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F XVIIc Mounted Roy)

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number


Portrait of Erycius Puteanus, HL. After 1645. Engraving


Portrait of Erycius Puteanus, HL. After 1645. Engraving

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