Current Inventory by Maarten de Vos

The King and the People of Nineveh Repenting

Artist: Maarten de Vos
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Crispin de Passe (1564-1637), engraver,  Plate 5 from the Story of Jonah (The King and People of Nineveh Repenting), engraving, c. 1586, after the drawing by Maarten de Vos (1532-1603). Reference: Hollstein 152. Published by Philipp Galle. With the inscription around the margins, in the plate. Very good condition, trimmed just outside of the borderline all around, conservation matted, 3 1/2 inches diameter. A fine clear impression of this rare plate. Early in his career Crispin de Passe worked for the publisher Philipp Galle, who had him make engravings of the story of Jonah, based on drawings made specifically for the prints […]

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Jonah Prophesying at Nineveh

Artist: Maarten de Vos
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Crispin de Passe (1564-1637), engraver,  Plate 4 from the Story of Jonah (Jonah Prophesying at Nineveh), engraving, c. 1586, after the drawing by Maarten de Vos (1532-1603). Reference: Hollstein 151. Published by Philipp Galle. With the inscription around the margins, in the plate. Very good condition, trimmed just outside of the borderline all around, conservation matted, 3 1/2 inches diameter. A fine clear impression of this rare plate. Early in his career Crispin de Passe worked for the publisher Philipp Galle, who had him make engravings of the story of Jonah, based on drawings made specifically for the prints by the well-known […]

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Jonah Under the Gourd

Artist: Maarten de Vos
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Crispin de Passe (1564-1637), engraver,  Plate 6 from the Story of Jonah (Jonah Under the Gourd), engraving, c. 1586, after the drawing by Maarten de Vos. Reference: Hollstein 153, second state (of 2). Published by Philipp Galle. With the inscription around the margins, in the plate, after the removal of the names de Vos and Galle. Very good condition, trimmed just outside of the borderline all around, conservation matted, 3 1/2 inches diameter. A fine clear impression of this rare plate. Early in his career Crispin de Passe worked for the publisher Philipp Galle, who had him make engravings of the story of […]

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Images of Celebrated Women of the New Testament

Artist: Maarten de Vos
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Maarten de Vos (1532-1603) (after), engravings c. 1597, Images of Celebrated Women of the New Testament. The complete set of 15 engravings after Maarten de Vos, engraved by Adrien Collaert (Antwerp, c. 1560-1618), Karel de Mallery (c, 1576-after 1631), and Jan II Collaert (Antwerp, 1561/62-1620).  References: New Hollstein 424 et seq. (for Collaert); Hollstein 33 (Mallery), third states (of 3). In generally good condition, with full margins (plate 9 with a water stain mostly in margin, slight soiling in some margins), 6 x 3 5/8, the sheets 10 1/4 x 8 3/8 inches. Good impressions, lightly printed on thin laid paper, some with a […]

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Story of Jonah – Plate 1

Artist: Maarten de Vos
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Crispin de Passe (1564-1637), engraver, Plate 1 from the Story of Jonah, engraving, c. 1586, after the drawing by Maarten de Vos. Reference: Hollstein 148, second state (of 2). Published by Philipp Galle. With the inscription around the margins, in the plate, after the removal of the names de Vos and Galle. Very good condition, conservation matted, 3 1/2 inches diameter. A fine clear impression of this rare plate. Early in his career Crispin de Passe worked for the publisher Philipp Galle, who had him make engravings of the story of Jonah, based on drawings made specifically for the prints by the well-known […]

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