Bernardino Passeri after, Cornelis Cort, 1576 - Rest on the flight to Egypt, early engraving. First state.

Description
Bernardino Passeri after, Cornelis Cort, 1576 - Rest on the flight to Egypt, early engraving. First state.
Engraving - Plate signed - 1576

Rest on the flight to Egypt, early engraving. First state.

After an engraving of Bernardino Passeri, working in Rome ca 1576-1585 as an Italian painter, engraver and etcher. Before the engraving of Agostino Caracci.

Engraved by Cornelis Cort (1533-1578) in 1576. Engraving by one of the best engravers in maneristic style of the most famous subject of Bernardino Passeri.

Edited in Rome 1576.

New Hollstein Dutch 39-1(2) first state.

Plate signed, right below: Bernardinus passarus inven.’,
Left below C. Cort. fe. 1576.

In perfect condition, trimmed on the margins. Trimmed in the text border missing only to the right in the calligraphic sign. Not disturbing. Very good dark-grey impression, with no restorations, in a mink condition. Very rare engraving with a good round watermark.

Delivered in a museum passepartout.

Lot details
Artist
Bernardino Passeri after, Cornelis Cort, 1576
Title of artwork
Rest on the flight to Egypt, early engraving. First state.
Year
1576
Technique
Engraving
Signature
Plate signed
Condition
In very good condition
Sold with frame
No
Image size
26.5×20.5 cm
Total dimensions
26.5×20.5×0 cm
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