The True Effigies of the Most Eminent Painters and Other Famous Artists That Have Flourished in Europe Curiously Engraven on Copper-Plates

The True Effigies of the Most Eminent Painters and Other Famous Artists That Have Flourished in Europe Curiously Engraven on Copper-Plates : Together with an Account of the Time When They Lived, the Most Remarkable Passages of Their Lives (1694)

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EARLY SOCIAL CUSTOMS. Imagine holding history in your hands. Now you can. Digitally preserved and previously accessible only through libraries as Early English Books Online, this rare material is now available in single print editions. Thousands of books written between 1475 and 1700 can be delivered to your doorstep in individual volumes of high quality historical reproductions. Social customs, human interaction and leisure are the driving force of any culture. These unique and quirky works give us a glimpse of interesting aspects of day-to-day life as it existed in an earlier time. With books on games, sports, traditions, festivals, and hobbies it is one of the most fascinating collections in the series. ++++ The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title. This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to insure edition identification: ++++ "The true effigies of the most eminent painters and other famous artists that have flourished in Europe curiously engraven on copper-plates: together with an account of the time when they lived, the most remarkable passages of their lives"Resta, Sebastiano.Meyssens, Jean, 1612-ca. 1670.Galle, Theodore, 1571-1633.Engraved by T. Gallaeus and J. Mijtens. Cf. BM.Text by Sebastiano Resta. Cf. NUC pre-1956.Place of publication from BM.Pt. 1 consists of 22 portraits preceded by an engraved t.p. which reads: Illustrium quos Belgium habuit pictorum effigies. Antverpiae: Apud Theodorum Gallaeum. Pt. 2 contains 99 portraits with an engraved t.p. which reads: Image de divers hommes d'esprit. Anvers: Mis en lumiere par Iean Meyssens, 1649.Title page of pt. 1 preceded by an illustrated, engraved t.p. which reads: Het gulden cabinet van de edele vry schilder-const / Corn. de Bie. 1662.2 pts.[London: s.n.], 1694.Wing / R1174EnglishReproduction of the original in the Cambridge University Library ++++ This book represents an authentic reproduction of the text as printed by the original publisher. While we have attempted to accurately maintain the integrity of the original work, there are sometimes problems with the original work or the micro-film from which the books were digitized. This can result in errors in reproduction. Possible imperfections include missing and blurred pages, poor pictures, markings and other reproduction issues beyond our control. Because this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment to protecting, preserving and promoting the world's more

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  • Paperback | 278 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 15mm | 499g
  • Eebo Editions, Proquest
  • Charleston SC, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1240949650
  • 9781240949656