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Jacques de Gheyn (II) possibly after Tobias Gemperle

Portrait of Tycho Brahe (1546-1601), ca. 1595
Amsterdam, Rijksprentenkabinet, inv./cat.nr. [..]
Object information
Object category
print
Support/medium
paper, engraving
Shape/dimensions
rectangle (portrait format) 190 x 130 mm
Signature/inscription
Information about the signature, dating, inscription or any other mark on the front or back of the art work
  • inscription lower center: Effigies Tychonis Brahe Ottonidis Dani / Dñi de Knvdstrvp et arcis Vranienbvrg in / insvla hellispontie danici Hvenna fvndatoris / Instrvmentorvmq astronomicorvm in eadem / Dispositarm inventoris et strvctoris / ætatis svæ anno 40. anno dñi. 1586. compl.
    het jaartal 1586 verwijst naar een portret van Brahe door de schilderij Tobias Gemperle uit dat jaar, dat indirect de bron vormt voor de onderhavige prent
  • inscription lower center: IDGheijn. Fe
Date
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c. 1595 (1595 - 1596)
ca. 1595 datering The New Hollstein; 1596 Van regteren Altena 1983; opgenomen in boek uitgegeven in 1596
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Entered on: 2014-02-24; Last modification: 2019-09-07

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