Abraham Bloteling after Gerard de Lairesse

Portrait of Govert Bidloo (1649-1713), 1685 of kort daarvoor
The Hague, RKD - Nederlands Instituut voor [..]
Object information
Object category
paper, copper engraving, 3rd state
rectangle (portrait format) 430 x 300 mm
afmetingen binnen plaatrand
afmetingen blad: 495 x 325 mm
Information about the signature, dating, inscription or any other mark on the front or back of the art work
  • inscription lower left: G. Lairesse pinx.
  • inscription lower right: A. Blooteling Sculp
  • inscription lower center: GODEFRIDUS BIDLOO MED:=DOCT/R. ET CHIRURGUS. / Nature artificis dum munera plurima BIDLOO / Monstrat, et Egregia dexteritate probat, / Auroram qualis sequitur sol aureus almam, / Sic Magnum sequitur Lumine VESLIUM. / J. Six.
Exact or approximate dating of the described art work; the search parameters adopted for this art work in this database, are found in brackets.
1685 or shortly before (1684 - 1685)
opgenomen in een in 1685 verschenen boek
Print/illustration included in
G. Bidloo, Anatomia Humani Corporis (Ontleding des menschelyken lichaams), Amsterdam 1685 (met illustrraties door Gerard de Lairesse)
IB number
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Entered on: 2011-07-04; Last modification: 2014-12-19


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