Sr. Peter Paul Rubens Kt.
Etching, sheet 140 x 95mm (5¼ x 4"). Good impression; thread margins; printed on fine cream tissue (slightly wrinkled) laid on backing sheet and false margins added.
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 iv/v ; W48; D195.
[Ref: 32799] £120.00