Crispijn de Passe the Elder ( 1564-1637) - Archangel Chamael carrying a cup

Description
Crispijn de Passe the Elder ( 1564-1637) - Archangel Chamael carrying a cup
Etching - Signed - C.1590-1630

Charming delicate print.

Excellent condition, full plater border and good margins on laid paper with the desirable 'sotscap' watermark.

Archangel Chamael carrying a cup and a wooden staff; in the background are the following scenes depicted: "Chamael wrestling with Jacob" and "Agony in Gethsemane"; first state
Engraving with etching

Print made by: Crispijn de Passe the Elder
From the set of the archangels.

in the margin with the production detail "Crispin de Passe inu et excudit"; with the title: "Principatus C[h]amael" [behind the title is an astrological sign visible] and with the verse: "Nos Israel...timet"

Reference:
Hollstein 298. ( intermediate between state I and II )
Et excudit erased but before the number.

Lot details
Artist
Crispijn de Passe the Elder ( 1564-1637)
Title of artwork
Archangel Chamael carrying a cup
Year
C.1590-1630
Technique
Etching
Signature
Signed
Condition
In good condition
Sold with frame
No
Image size
146×101 mm
Total dimensions
151×110×1 mm
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