Martin Tyroff (1705-1759) - History and Father time

Description
Martin Tyroff (1705-1759) - History and Father time
Etching - Plate signed - Ca. 1730-1750

Allegorical frontispiece representing history and time with two putti.
History holds a book in her hand, while Father Time is sitting in the foreground, looking away from a genealogical tree drawn on a sheet of paper held by a putto. An other, on the left foreground, in front of him an open book with heraldry images and coat of arms. Titled below: 'HISTORIA. GENEALOGIA. HERALDICA. / Testes temporum et veritatis'

Lot details
Artist
Martin Tyroff (1705-1759)
Title of artwork
History and Father time
Year
Ca. 1730-1750
Technique
Etching
Signature
Plate signed
Condition
In good condition
Sold with frame
No
Image size
180×115 mm
Total dimensions
200×125×1 mm
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