Current Inventory by Hendrik Goltzius

Goltzius (after): Touch, Sight, Smell, Hear

Artist: Hendrik Goltzius

Hendrich Goltzius (1558-1607), after, engravings c. 1740, Four of the Five Senses, engraved by Elisabeth Marlie Lepicier (1714-1773), after engravings by Jan Saenredam (1565-1607). References: Nagler VIII p. 391; Hollstein XXIII p. 78. In very good condition, printed on a cream laid paper, with small margins, 8 1/4 x 6 inches each. Fine impressions. Saeredam engraved these subjects after Goltzius in reverse from the original paintings; Lepicier copied the engravings in reverse from Saeredam, thus producing “corrected” impressions, in line with the Goltzius compositions. The engravings are: La Vue (sight); L’Ouie (sound); Le Toucher (touch), and L’Odorat (smell). The engravings […]

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Portrait of Hans Bol, Painter at the Age of 58

Artist: Hendrik Goltzius
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Hendrick Goltzius (1558-1617), engraving, 1593 [with extensive inscription in the plate]. Reference: Bartsch 161, Hollstein 177, second state (of two). In very good condition (old hinges verso, horizontal centerfold visible verso), trimmed outside of the borderline, 10 7/16 x 7 5/16 inches, archival mounting. A very good, balanced impression, with exquisite detailing. This portrait of Bol was taken in the last year of his life, when he was 58. According to the inscription it is dedicated to Bol’s stepson Frans Bol. The skull with the upside-down torches indicatesthat this engraving was made by Goltzius after Bol died, and thus is […]

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