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Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (printed)

  • Date:

    mid 16th century (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Binck, Jacob, born 1500 - died 1569 (engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Edgar Seligman

  • Museum number:

    E.85-1960

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PS, shelf 4

Physical description

Print, portrait, head and shoulders, right profile.

Place of Origin

Germany (printed)

Date

mid 16th century (printed)

Artist/maker

Binck, Jacob, born 1500 - died 1569 (engraver)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving

Marks and inscriptions

'HB.'
Signed with monogram

Stamped with the marks of the collection of Friedrich August II, King of Saxony (1797-1854) (Lugt 971)

Dimensions

Height: 4.1 cm cut, Width: 3.5 cm cut

Descriptive line

Print, portrait of Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor, engraving by Jacob Binck, mid-16th 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.
Hollstein, F. W. H. German Engravings, Etchings and Woodcuts, ca. 1450-1700. Amsterdam: M. Hertzberger, 1954.

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Emperor

Categories

Prints; Portraits; Royalty

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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