Joh. Sandrart (1606 – 1688); R. Collins, Antwerp - Copper engraving, hand coloured - Ancient Musical Instruments: Flutes, Pipes, Trumpets - 1676

Description
Joh. Sandrart (1606 – 1688); R. Collins, Antwerp - Copper engraving, hand coloured - Ancient Musical Instruments: Flutes, Pipes, Trumpets - 1676
Engraving - Atrributed to. - 1676

Joh. Sandrart

300 + year old copper engraving.

18 x 23 cm

Published 1679.

ORIGINAL in very good overall condition.

Recent hand colour.

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); R. Collins, Antwerp - Copper engraving, hand coloured
Title of artwork
Ancient Musical Instruments: Flutes, Pipes, Trumpets - 1676
Year
1676
Technique
Engraving
Signature
Atrributed to.
Condition
In very good condition
Sold with frame
No
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