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The Lion Hunt

Bolswert, Schelte (1586-1659)


17th Century

Schelte Bolswert, The Lion Hunt

Schelte Adams Bolswert (1586-1659)

The Lion Hunt, 17th century

Engraving and etching

42.50h x 59.90w cm


Dimensions: Plate: 425 x 599 mm. 16 3/4 x 23 5/8 in. Sheet: 429 x 603 mm. 16 7/8 x 23 3/4 in.

Reference: Dutuit IV, p. 244, I; Hollstein 298 
Signature: Signed in the plate "P.P. Rubens pinxit" lower left; signed in the plate "S.a. Bolswert sculp. et excud." lower right
Annotations: Noted in the plate "Cum Priuilegys Regis Christianissimi Serenissima Infantis et Ordinum Confoederatorum" bottom
Provenance: Private collection, New York; 1975 to David Tunick, Inc.