Willem Hondius after Salomon Wegner

Portrait of Nicolas Pahl (1595-1649), Mayor of Gdańsk, 1649
Amsterdam, Rijksprentenkabinet, inv./ [..]
Object information
Object category
paper, etching
rectangle (portrait format) 106 x 93 mm
Information about the signature, dating, inscription or any other mark on the front or back of the art work
  • inscription upper left: NATUS
  • with date upper right: CIƆIƆXCV. XXII Apr.
  • inscription lower left: DENATUS
  • with date lower right: CIƆIƆCIL. XXI Aug.
  • inscription all around: NICOLAUS PAHL. PRAECONSUL GEDANENSIS
    randschrift in ovale omlijsting
  • inscription bottom (positional attribute): CANDIDE ET PRUDENTER / S. Wagner pinxit / W. Hondius sculp, / Qui caelata vides PAHLI Prae-consulis ora, / Hinc animum Lector collige porro Viri. / Omnibus hunc charum CANDOR, PRUDENTIA magnum / Reddiderat: dux haec semper et iste comes. / Id vultus loquitur: vox publica praedicat Urbis: / Farmaq, post cineres non moritura feret. / Patrono optime merito f. / J.P. Titius /
    Onder het portret een aparte drukgang met zesregelige tekst van de schrijver Johann Petrus Titius.
  • number : 2228
Exact or approximate dating of the described art work; the search parameters adopted for this art work in this database, are found in brackets.
1649 (1649)
postuum verschenen in het sterfjaar van Pahl; datering volgens Fabiani-Madeyska 1965
Created in
Danzig (hist.)
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Creation date: 2013-01-09; Last modified date: 2019-09-07


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