Hieronymus Wierix (1553-1619) - Christ on the cross with two Jesuites

Beschreibung
Hieronymus Wierix (1553-1619) - Christ on the cross with two Jesuites
Gravur - Signiert - Before 1619

Christ on the cross seen to left, his flaming heart floating towards St Francis Xavier and St Stanislaus Kostka, seen praying to right, in a landscape.
Engraving

Engraving made and published by Hieronymus Wierix 1553-1619)
This is the original, before the variants with the omission of the 'fecit' and before the second variant with the publishers address of Theodor Galle

On margin below image: 'Praebe fili...meum. Psal.107'; signed below: 'Hieronymus Wierix fecit et excud.', 'Cum Gratia et Privilegio Buschere'.

Reference
Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1979 1207
Alvin 994

Very fine work by this genius master.
This print makes no parts of a series and is cataloged by Maquoy-Hendrickx as a stand alone print.
Cropped to the image borderline and pasted on an old collection sheet with watermark.

Los-Details
Objekt
Druck
Künstler
Hieronymus Wierix (1553-1619)
Titel des Kunstwerks
Christ on the cross with two Jesuites
Zeitraum
1700 und früher
Jahr
Before 1619
Technik
Gravur
Signatur
Signiert
Ausgabe
First edition
Zustand
In gutem Zustand
Gesamtgröße
82×53×1 mm
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