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Bust of a Bearded Man

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Bust of a Bearded Man

ca. 1632-1636
17th century
287 x 214 mm (11.3 x 8.4 in.)

Christoffel Jegher, Dutch (Flemish), d. 1653
After Peter Paul Rubens, Dutch (Flemish), (1577–1640)

Alternative title: Doge Giovanni Cornaro
Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Chiaroscuro woodcut printed in light brown, medium brown, and dark brown inks from three blocks on laid paper
State: Second of three states
Print impression quality: Very good
Marks: Signed in block, upper right: “Christoffel Ieghers: Sculp”
Bibliography: Hollstein 20 i/ii; Strauss 159 ii/iii; Dutuit 88; LeBlanc 17; Wurzbach 16; Reichel, plate no. 92; Mary L. Myers, “Rubens and the Woodcuts of...Jegher,” Metropolitan Museum Bulletin 25 (Summer 1966), p. 13; Michael Jaffe, Rubens and Italy (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1977), p. 27.
Credit Line: Friends of the Davison Art Center funds, 1992
Accession Number: 1992.19.1

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  • male portraits
  • portraits - Representations of real individuals that are intended to capture a known or supposed likeness; for representations of fictional or mythological characters, use "figures (representations)." [March 1993 lead-in term added. April 1991 descriptor m

  • image Dimensions: 287 x 214 mm (11.3 x 8.4 in.)

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