D. Brunn
German (fl. 1602-1635)
Infant Bacchus on a Leopard [After Anthony Van Dyck, Flemish (1599-1641)], circa 1680
Engraving
11.75×14.75 IN.

Signed in the plate lower right: "D.Brunn Arg Sculp". Inscribed in the plate lower center: "Ant. van Dyck / Gillis Hendricx excudit Antuerpiae / Cuohe thyrsigere pubes generosa lyco. Quis putet hanc puerum qui sic Gangetica calcat. / Dulce canit iactans candida turba iocos. Quidie premet vigilans si ebruis esta domat." A fine impression in fine condition on laid paper, trimmed to just on or slightly within platemark.

$ 1,200