Description: No. 5 from a series.
Artists and Engravers: Made by 'Petrus Schenk' after own design. Pieter/ Petrus Schenk / Schenck the elder (1660-1711/1713) was a German engraver and cartographer active in Amsterdam and Leipzig.
Subject: Antique print, titled: 'Gephali ac Procridis Amores luctuosi.' - (The infidelities of Cephalus and Procris.) Showing Cephalus and Procris with cupid in an architectural garden and Italianate landscape with a pack of hunting dogs.
Condition: Excellent, given age. Some light dampstaining in the margins. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Medium: Etching/engraving on hand laid (verge) paper.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 26.8 x 19 cm. The image size is ca. 23.7 x 16.2 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 10.6 x 7.5 inch. The image size is ca. 9.3 x 6.4 inch.
- Pieter/ Petrus Schenk / Schenck the elder (1660-1711/1713)
- Title of artwork
- Cephalus and Procris with cupid in an architectural garden.
- Etching, On hand laid (verge) paper.
- Not signed
- Overall in good condition with traces of ageing
- Sold with frame
- Image size
- 19×26.8 cm