A Veiled Woman with Two Musicians, plate 3 from The Masquerades
Workshop of Jacques de Gheyn II (Netherlandish, Antwerp 1565–1629 The Hague)
After Jacques de Gheyn II (Netherlandish, Antwerp 1565–1629 The Hague)
Engraving; first state of three
Sheet: 9 3/8 × 6 5/8 in. (23.8 × 16.8 cm)
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
Not on view
Composition of three masked figures. A veiled woman is placed on the right, looking directly at the viewer. To the left, there are two masked, male musicians mockingly playing a gridiron and a bellows. Their both depicted in dance poses.
Signature: IDGeijn. Inven. et ex
Inscription: 'IDGeijn. Inven. et ex'; '3'
Marking: Watermark in the top half of the paper
Hollstein VII.132.117; The New Hollstein (The de Gheyn Family, Part I) 243.162