Soldiers on horseback fighting with lances.
Engraving after an etching by Antonio Tempesta (1555-1630).
Engraved by Matthias Merian (1593-1650). The son-in-law of Jan Theodore de Bry (son of Theodore de Bry). He worked in Frankfurt.
One of the very best German engravers of his time.
The movements of the battle and the horses are very well represented.
After The Illustrated Bartsch 830.
After Bartsch 828-837.
In perfect condition, printed on very thin verger paper. With 1 mm margins. Nice dark print with lots of details.
Comes in a museum mat.
- Antonio Tempesta (1555-1630) naar, Mathias Merian,
- Title of artwork
- Soldaten te paard vechtend met lansen
- Plate signed
- In very good condition
- Sold with frame
- Image size
- 9.8×20.9 cm
- Total dimensions
- 10×21.1×0 cm