Nicolaes de Bruyn (Netherlandish, Antwerp 1571–1656 Rotterdam)
Assuerus van Londerseel (1572–1635)
Engraving, second state of two.
Sheet: 4 1/4 × 3 1/4 in. (10.8 × 8.2 cm)
Prints, Ornament & Architecture
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1951
Not on view
The female figure Faith is depicted holding a cross to her right side with a tree stump behind, in an oval at center. Surrounding the oval, ornament design with grotesques and a mask at the top center. From a series of four plates.
Inscription: Across bottom: 1 / NICOLUS DE BRUYN FE. FREDERICK DE WIDT EXCUDIT
Gustav Mayer; Princes of Liechtenstein, Vaduz and Vienna; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.