[Netherlands] Adolphus Mekerchus...Nullum majus felicitatis specimen arbitror, quam semper omnes Scrie, qualis fuerit aliquis. Plin. H.N. 35. II.Gent. Mag. April, 1797. Pl.I.p.273.
Engraving. Plate 184 x 120mm (7¼ x 4¾"). Trimmed to plate.
Portrait of Adolif van Meetkercke, within a frame of leaves, a globe, a book, an ink pot with a quill pen, a pan flute and a lyre. Adolf van Meetkercke (1528-1591), the Flemish diplomat and humanist who travelled to France and England on diplomatic missions.
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