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Jean Baptiste de Brouchoven, Count of Bergeyck

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Belgium (probably, printed)

  • Date:

    late 17th century (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Clouwet, Davit II, born 1655 (engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:


  • Credit Line:

    Given by Edgar Seligman

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Print, portrait of a man, head and shoulders, within an oval border with letters, on a plinth; an angel above holds a coat of arms.

Place of Origin

Belgium (probably, printed)


late 17th century (printed)


Clouwet, Davit II, born 1655 (engraver)

Materials and Techniques


Marks and inscriptions

'D. Clouwet f.'
Lettered around the border with Latin motto, on the plinth with biographical details in French and

Stamped with the mark of the collection of Sydney Vacher (1854-1935) (Lugt 2376)


Height: 14.6 cm, Width: 8.9 cm

Descriptive line

Print, portrait of Jean Baptiste de Brouchoven, Count of Bergeyck, engraving by Davit Clouwet, late 17th century.

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

Le Blanc, Charles. Manuel de l'amateur d'estampes. Paris: É Bouillon, 1854-1908.
Bibliothèque Nationale. Catalogue de la collection des portraits français. Paris: G. Rapilly, 1896-1911. 7 v.
Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1960: Volume 2, Edgar Seligman Gift. London: HMSO, 1966.



Subjects depicted

Angel; Statesman; Coat of arms


Prints; Portraits


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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