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.
- Bernardino Passeri after, Cornelis Cort, 1576
- Title of artwork
- Rest on the flight to Egypt, early engraving. First state.
- Plate signed
- In very good condition
- Sold with frame
- Image size
- 26.5×20.5 cm
- Total dimensions
- 26.5×20.5×0 cm