Joh. Sandrart (1606 – 1688) - Copper engraved vignette - Forum Romanum - Rome - Italy - 1676

Description
Joh. Sandrart (1606 – 1688) - Copper engraved vignette - Forum Romanum - Rome - Italy - 1676
Engraving - Atrributed to. - 1676


Joh. Sandrart

Engraving. Text to verso.

19 x 12.2 cm

Published 1679.

ORIGINAL in very good overall condition.

Sometimes referred to as the “German Vasari,” Joachim von Sandrart, born in Frankfurt, trained first as a printmaker, notably in Nuremberg, and in Prague with Aegidius Sadeler. After a long and successful career in the foremost artistic circles in England, Italy, and the Netherlands, he returned to Germany and painted for Emperor Ferdinand III, for which he was ennobled in 1673. In the latter part of his life, Sandrart settled in Nuremberg and turned to publishing projects and teaching.

Lot details
Artist
Joh. Sandrart (1606 – 1688) - Copper engraved vignette
Title of artwork
Forum Romanum - Rome - Italy - 1676
Year
1676
Technique
Engraving
Signature
Atrributed to.
Condition
In very good condition
Sold with frame
No
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