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Henricus Julius D. G. Postulat: Episcopus Halberstadens: Dux Brunsvices: et Luneburgensis

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Netherlands (printed)

  • Date:

    late 16th century-early 17th century (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Custos, Dominicus, born 1560 - died 1612 (engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Edgar Seligman

  • Museum number:

    E.4341-1960

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PS, shelf 7

Physical description

Print, portrait of a man, head and shoulders, facing half right, within an oval border with letters.

Place of Origin

Netherlands (printed)

Date

late 16th century-early 17th century (printed)

Artist/maker

Custos, Dominicus, born 1560 - died 1612 (engraver)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving

Marks and inscriptions

'Henricus Julius D. G. Postulat: Episcopus Halberstadens: Dux Brunsvices: et Luneburgensis / Dux Brunscvicensis, Welphoru…ore viget'
Lettered

'D. C.'
Lettered on two scrolls

Dimensions

Height: 18.4 cm, Width: 12.7 cm

Descriptive line

Print, portrait of Henry Julius, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg, engraving by Dominicus Custos, late 16th-early 17th century.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1960: Volume 2, Edgar Seligman Gift. London: HMSO, 1966.

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Duke

Categories

Prints; Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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