Sheet printed on China paper on heavy 19th-century paper, in very good condition (please see photos).
On bottom ‘Ioan Stradanus invent’, then ‘Ioan. Collaert sculp.’ and ‘Ioan Galle excud.’, below the image Latin inscription on two verses in two columns and number ‘48’ of the series on the left.
In the foreground, foxes attacking sheep and a bull. A shepherd and his dog come running from the right. In the background, two bulls and on the right a flock of sheep.
Plate 48 from ‘Venationes ferarum, avium, piscium....’, drawn by Van der Straet or Stradanus (1523 - 1605) and published for the first time in 1578, here in a late, 19th-century edition.
See Baroni Vannucci, p. 371
- Jan Collaert (1566 - 1628)
- Titel des Kunstwerks
- L'attacco delle volpi
- 1596 - tir. XIX sec.
- In gutem Zustand
- Verkauf mit Rahmen
- 195×260 mm