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Willem Joseph, Baron van Ghent tot Drakenburgh

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Netherlands (printed)

  • Date:

    late 17th century (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bary, Hendrik (engraver)
    Tongerlo, P. (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:


  • Credit Line:

    Given by Edgar Seligman

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Print, portrait of a man, head and shoulders, facing slightly left in armour, within an oval border of laurel leaves.

Place of Origin

Netherlands (printed)


late 17th century (printed)


Bary, Hendrik (engraver)
Tongerlo, P. (publisher)

Materials and Techniques


Marks and inscriptions

'H. Barÿ sc. P. Tongerlo ex.'
Lettered on the plinth with name of sitter etc., 8 lines of Dutch verse and


Height: 35.9 cm cut, Width: 24.1 cm cut

Descriptive line

Print, portrait of Willem Joseph, Baron van Ghent tot Drakenburgh, engraving by Hendrik Bary, late 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.
Le Blanc, Charles. Manuel de l'amateur d'estampes. Paris. É Bouillon, 1854-1908.
Muller, Frederik. Beschrijvende catalogus van 7000 portretten, van Nederlanders. Amsterdam: F. Muller, 1853.
Hollstein, F. W. H. Dutch and Flemish Etchings, Engravings and Woodcuts ca. 1450-1700. Amsterdam: M. Hertzberger, 1949.



Subjects depicted

Armour; Admiral


Prints; Portraits


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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