Collection Online
Hans Bol
26.3 × 18.0 cm (image and sheet, trimmed within platemark)
Place/s of Execution
Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Catalogue/s Raisonné
New Hollstein 209 i/ii; Bartsch 161 i/ii (vol. 3, commentary p. 173); Strauss 316 i/ii; Hollstein 177 i; Hirschmann 177 i
1st of 2 states
printed (circularly) in ink (in image) u.c.: IOANNES BOLLIVS MECHLINIENS I PICTOR.ÆT. LVIIII. Ao. (. under o) CIƆ.IƆ. XCIII.
printed in ink (in image) l.l.: HG. (monogram)
printed in ink (in image) l.c.: Cælatam Vitrici effigiem Francisce tuêre, / Virtutem spectato magis, vitamqɜ (qɜ joined) probatam, / Pictricem ad mirâre manum, qua florida Tempe, / Et nemus Alcinoi penicillo æquauit amenum. / Dedicat hanc grato tibi pectore Goltzius, at tu / Pignus (...illeg. ) Iula cape mente, manuqɜ (qɜ joined).
Accession Number
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Everard Studley Miller Bequest, 1959
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display
Subjects (general)
Allegory and Symbols Costume Portraits
Subjects (specific)
angels (spirits) artists (visual artists) Bol, Hans cartouches (ornament) illuminators (manuscript artists) landscapists miniaturists printmakers