[Sr. Peter Paul Rubens Kt.]
Etching, sheet 140 x 95mm (5¼ x 4"). Good impression; trimmed on platemark; glued to backing sheet.
Self-portrait of Peter Paul Rubens (1577-1640) the Flemish Baroque painter, diplomat and proponent of the extravagant Baroque style that emphasised movement, colour and sensuality. Etched by Thomas Worlidge, the 'English Rembrandt' who reproduced prints by earlier artists, particularly Rembrandt. Lifetime impression.
State ii/v [cloak reworked and inscription faded]; W48; D195. Ex collection of the Late Hon. C. Lennox-Boyd.
[Ref: 32795] £90.00