[Alle de werken van Mr. Wilhelm Perkins vermaarde Ghodgheleerde, T'weede Deel.][Oval portrait: Mr Wilhelm Perkins Gheboren 1558. Ghestorven 1602.] [In ink:] Wm. Perkins. Proof.
t'Amsterdam, By Iohannes van Someren. Ao. 1662.
Very scarce engraving. Unfinished, proof before all letters. Collector's mark on verso. Plate 284 x 184mm. 11¼ x 7¼". Wormhole by left angel's wing.
A frontispiece to a posthumous publication of the work of William Perkins (1558-1602), a clergyman and Cambridge theologian who was one of the foremost leaders of the Puritan movement in the Church of England.
See Ref: 20141 for lettered state. Ex Collection: W.B. Dukes (architect, d.1942.) Lugt: 2757a.
[Ref: 20142] £240.00