Willem Hondius after Adolf Boy

Coronation portrait of King John II Casimir Vasa (1609-1672), 1649 gedateerd
Warsaw, Biblioteka Narodowa, inv./ [..]
Object information
Object category
reproductive print
paper, copper engraving
rectangle (portrait format) 642 x 445 mm
Information about the signature, dating, inscription or any other mark on the front or back of the art work
  • inscription lower left: Sub te sunt Casimire Patris Fratrisq. Trophoea/ Tuaq. tua juvante parta dextera/Ad latera Alcides stant et Bellona columnae/Animositas atque Fortitudinis
    onder de voorstelling
  • inscription lower center: A dextris innata thronum Prudentia firmat,/Et à Sinistris asserit Magnanimitas/Ad caput aeternos Virtutum spargit honores/Fama DEUS in te quas cumulat uberrimé
    onder de voorstelling
  • inscription lower right: Euge age, vive diu Rex florentissime, fulcris/Et hisce nixus impera feliciter./Hostis formidet tua supplex arma, virescat/ Tuis sub alis Pax, Decusq. Poloniae
    vers getekend MB, vermoedelijk wordt hiermee Michel Bork bedoeld, een dichter uit de entourage van Opitz (Fabiani-Madeyska 1965)
  • inscription lower center: Hocce Monumentum/Sacrae Majestati Regiae ex humilio cultu statuerunt ac dedicarunt/ Adolph Boy inventor et Wilhelmus Hindius sculptor.
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 (dated) (1649)
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Creation date: 2013-03-14; Last modified date: 2022-05-17


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