Engraving - Signed on print - Ca. 1580
|Artist:||Hieronymus Wierix (1553 - 1619)|
|Title of artwork:||The Holy Kinship|
|Signature:||Signed on print|
|Condition:||In good condition|
|Sold with frame:||No|
Excellent impression trimmed on image borderline and glued on a laid paper collection sheet.
The Holy Kinship; interior scene with the Holy Family with the infant sleeping in a cradle, under a canopy, St Anne, St Elizabeth, the Infant St John the Baptist and an angel with a cross and other Passion instruments, to right.
Lettered below image: 'Nato mater...baiulo'; signed: 'Hieronymus Wierx fecit et excud.', 'Cum Gratia et Privilegio. Piermans'.
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Hieronymus Wierix (printmaker; Flemish; 1553 - 1619)
One of three brothers, all engravers. Child prodigy. Master in Antwerp in 1572, where remained for the rest of his life. Killed a woman when drunk in 1578. The Wierix are important in Flemish print history. The brothers where natural talents in engraving. They began at a very early age and developed a really virtuoso style. Design was a very natural thing for them and there technical is mostly accumulated in small very detailed and well-done prints. Some experts attribute the quick victory of of the burin-engraving in favour towards woodcuts to there combined efforts.
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|Member since:||March 29, 2014|
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