Blackwork Print with a Symmetrical Schweifwerk Pattern

Publisher Claes Jansz. Visscher Dutch
After Hans de Bull German

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Blackwork print with six motifs. In the center two horizontal panels are depicted, decorated with modern grotesque motifs. The one on the top shows what appears to be a stilized anvil, combined with bundles of fruit on a garland. The one below shows a big bird surrounded by smaller motifs. The panels are flanked on both sides by two ring bezels which have decorated with different Schweifwerk patterns. The print is a copy after Hans de Bull.

Blackwork Print with a Symmetrical Schweifwerk Pattern, Claes Jansz. Visscher (Dutch, Amsterdam 1586–1652 Amsterdam), blackwork

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