Queen Elizabeth

1603
Crispin van de Passe, Sr. (Netherlandish, 1564–1637), After Isaac Oliver (English (born France), about 1551–1617), Published by Hans Woutneel (Netherlandish (active in England), active 1580–1603/1608 died between)


Catalogue Raisonné

Franken 569; Hind vol. I, p. 282, No. I, second state (plate 141); Hollstein 712, III; Griffiths p. 180, No. 1

Dimensions

Platemark: 34.5 x 22.5 cm (13 9/16 x 8 7/8 in.) Sheet: 43.6 x 32.2 cm (17 3/16 x 12 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2011.1640

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

l.l. (engraved Latin inscription) Isaac Olivier / effigiabat. / Crispin van de Passe / incidebat. / procurante Joanne / Waldenelio

Markings

Watermark: pair of joined shields, unidentified

Provenance

About 1980s, private collector, Norfolk, England; sold by this private collector to Christopher Mendez Incorporating Craddock & Barnard, London; 2011, sold by Mendez to Hill-Stone, Inc., New York; 2011, sold by Hill-Stone to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 21, 2011)

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard