Crispijn van de Passe ( 1589-1637) - Bacchus turns his kidnappers into dolphins

Description
Crispijn van de Passe ( 1589-1637) - Bacchus turns his kidnappers into dolphins
Engraving - Not signed - 1606

Crispijn van de Passe, 1589-1637

He was the first of the de Passe dynasty, who teached the art of engraving to other great engravers like Wierix and de Sadeler family.

Bacchus turns his kidnappers into dolphins.

Bachus who was kidnapped on a ship at sea, turns his kidnappers into Dolphins.

Franken 1338
Hollstein Dutch 852.

Printed on early 17th century laid paper, in very good condition with 0.5 cm margins.

Delivered in a museum passepartout.

Lot details
Artist
Crispijn van de Passe ( 1589-1637)
Title of artwork
Bacchus turns his kidnappers into dolphins
Year
1606
Technique
Engraving
Signature
Not signed
Condition
In very good condition
Sold with frame
No
Image size
8.5×13 cm
Total dimensions
9.7×13.9×0 cm
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