Engraving - Not signed - 1589
|Condition:||In good condition|
|Title of artwork:||Jupiter capturing Io who changes in a cow|
|Artist:||Hendrick Goltzius (1558-1617)|
|Sold with frame:||No|
|Picture size (in cm):||17,80 op 25,20 cm|
Wide margined impression on laid paper.
Jupiter seen in a cave at right accompanied by his eagle, and capturing the nymph Io; Io changed into a cow by Hera in left background; 1589
State with the second number at right, but before burtnishing of the numbers in the later states.
After Hendrik Goltzius.
New Hollstein (Dutch & Flemish) 532-551 (Hendrick Goltzius; Prints after inventions by Goltzius).
An early work drawn by Goltzius en engraved in his workshop. Print from the first series of scenes from the Metamorphoses whose design occupied Goltzius about 1589. The design sketches for this prints are recorded in some of the greatest museums.
Goltzius made the drawings as designs for the prints. He probably also surveyed the engraving process by a member of his workshop and was involved in the publishing of the series. The mannerist style is at it's best here.
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