studio of Philips Galle after Otto van Veen

Portrait of Justus Lipsius (1547-1606), 1608 of kort daarvoor
The Hague, RKD – Nederlands Instituut voor [..]
Object information
Object category
paper, copper engraving
rectangle (portrait format) 162 x 112 mm
afmetingen van het tot aan het beeld verknipte blad (plaatrand ontbreekt)
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  • inscription topside (positional attribute): IVSTVS LIPSIVS natus est Iscano in municipio, III. millliari à Bruxellâ, M.D.XLVII. XV. Kal. Nouemb. / Obijt Louanij M.DCVI. X. Kal. Aprilis.
  • inscription bottom (positional attribute): IVSTVS LIPSIVS. / IVSTE, decus patriæ, Latij sermonis ocelle, / Vt Sophiâ præstas, sic Pietate nites. / MORIBVS ANTIQVIS res vt Romana, virisque, / Sic veteris per te stat decus imperij.
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1608 or shortly before (1606 - 1608)
print was published in 1608
Print/illustration included in
A. Miraeus, Illustrium Galliae Belgicae scriptorum icones et elogia... Antwerpen 1608 (Van Someren 1, nr. 129b)
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Entered on: 2009-12-18; Last modification: 2020-04-10


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