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Title: Perspective print after Vredeman de Vries.
Published in: Antwerp, c. 1562 - 1601
Size: 8.2 x 10.0 inches.
20.8 x 25.5 cm.

Condition: Good impression. Paper slightly age-toned, and some marginal light staining. Repair of a small tear in lower part print, 8mm into engraved area. Else fine.
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Engraving after Hans, or Johannes Vredeman de Vries (ca.1527-1604), a famous Dutch architect and draughtsman, known in the Low Countries as "The king of architects".
Born in Leeuwarden (Vredeman Frisius, De Vries), he lived in Antwerp probably during the years 1555-1560 where he collaborated with the print publishers, mainly with Hieronymus Cock. He left Antwerp for religious reasons for Aix-la-Chapelle and Liège, but returned occasionally to the city for several commissions or the appointment as surveyor of the Antwerp fortifications.
Later he has worked in Hamburg, Bremen, Danzig and Prague at the court of Rudolph II. At the beginning of the 17th century he returned to Holland and settled in The Hague. Published by Th. Galle.
The signature of the publisher Hieronymus Cock still visible in upper right hand corner.

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VREDEMAN DE VRIES, J. / GALLE, Th. - Perspective print after Vredeman de Vries.

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