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Queen Elizabeth I of England

Artist:
Attributed to Frans Huys (Netherlandish, 1522–1562)
Publisher:
Paul de la Houve (Paris)
Sitter:
Elizabeth I, Queen of England (1533–1603)
Date:
late 16th–early 17th century
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
sheet: 6 7/8 x 5 in. (17.5 x 12.7 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1917
Accession Number:
17.3.756-1618
Not on view
Signature: in plate lower right: Paul-s de la Houue excud."

Inscription: in plate below image: "Cest un miracle rare en l'Europe chrestienne/ De voir Elizabeth la Roine des Anglois, Mais, cest bien plus de voir, que sa grandeur maintienne/ En la paix, les petitz, et les grands, soubs ses lois "
Harris Brisbane Dick; Vendor: Dick Estate, U.S. Trust
Raimaix 1
Isabelle de Ramaix "Paul de la Houve" Livre et l'Estampe, no. 101-102. 1980 (?), p. 16, no. 1.



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