Current Inventory by Pieter Breughel

Armed Four Master Putting Out to Sea

Artist: Pieter Breughel

Pieter Brueghel the Elder (1525-1569), Armed Four Master Putting Out to Sea, engraving, c. 1561-2. Reference: Bastelaer 102, Lebeer 45. Engraving by Frans Huys. Only state. [In the lower left corner within the composition, in a darker cartouche, the two juxtaposed signatures of the engraver and the designer: F.H. Bruegel. Below, at the right in the margin, the inscription Cum priuileg.] In excellent condition, a tiny pinhole lower left near margin, a few tiny nicks lower edge, very small loss upper edge right; the print expertly hinged to a band of laid paper top edge). On old laid paper with a […]

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