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Title: Large and fine engr. portrait of 'Augusta Maria Caroli Magnae Brit. et Hib. Regis Filia Primogenita Guili. Aur. Nat. Princip. Spons' [Wussin 7; Daughter of Charles I].
Description: Soutman, 1643. Large folio. Meas. appr. 44 x 35 cm. Superb engraved portrait by Suyderhoef, dated 1643, after Hondthorst & Soutman. Signed lower lefthand corner 'G.Hondthorst Pinxit P.Soutman inven Effigiavit et Excud. cum privil.' Signed lower righthand corner 'I. Suyderhoef Sculp. Ao 1643.' Cut inside platemarks. Portrait within an oval, surrounded by a guirlande depicting numerous putti. Top center the 'Honi soit qui mal y pense' motto. Wussin, Jonas Suyderhoef, Verzeichniss seiner Kupferstiche [Leipzig, 1861], item 7. First state of 2, before the cypher '10' lower mid center. Superb engraved portrait of the daughter of Charles I of England. Idem, remark 1 d, pp. 79-80, where one may find a survey of the 10 portraits belonging to the series, engraved by Van Sompel and Suyderhoef.

Keywords: engravings Royalty prints

Price: EUR 550.00 = appr. US$ 597.77 Seller: Antiquariaat B.M.Israel B.V.
- Book number: 6738