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Joseph de Bergaigne, Archbishop of Cambrai

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Rotterdam (printed)

  • Date:

    1696 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Pontius, Paulus, born 1603 - died 1658 (engraver)
    Hulle, Anselmus von (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:


  • Credit Line:

    Given by Edgar Seligman

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PS, shelf 36

Physical description

Print, portrait of a man, head and shoulders, facing slightly left, wearing a hat, within an oval border with letters. The border surmounted by the royal arms of Spain.

Place of Origin

Rotterdam (printed)


1696 (printed)


Pontius, Paulus, born 1603 - died 1658 (engraver)
Hulle, Anselmus von (artist)

Materials and Techniques


Marks and inscriptions

'Fortiter Et Mansuete Anselmus van Hulle Pin. Paul. Pontius sculpsit. Cum privilegio Regum et Hollandiae Ordinum accessit Privilegium Caesareum.'
Lettered with name of sitter etc. in 5 lines of Latin and




Height: 30.5 cm cut, Width: 19.7 cm cut

Object history note

This ptin is plate 28 in Pacificatores Orbis Christiani Sive Icones Principum Ducum et Legatorum, Rotterdam, 1696.

Descriptive line

Print, portrait of Joseph de Bergaigne, Archbishop of Cambrai, engraving by Paulus Pontius after Anselmus von Hulle, 1696.

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.

Hollstein, F. W. H. Dutch and Flemish Etchings, Engravings and Woodcuts ca. 1450-1700. Amsterdam: M. Hertzberger, 1949.
Le Blanc, Charles. Manuel de l'amateur d'estampes. Paris. É Bouillon, 1854-1908.



Subjects depicted

Coat of arms; Archbishop


Prints; Portraits


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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