Icones principum virorum doctorum, pictorum chalcographorum statuariorum nec non amatorum pictoriae artis numero centum


about 1680
After Anthony van Dyck (Flemish, 1599–1641), Engraved by Schelte à Bolswert (Dutch, 1586–1659), Engraved by Pieter Clouwet (Netherlandish, 1606–1670), Engraved by Willem Jacobsz. Delff (Netherlandish, 1580–1638), Engraved by Cornelis Galle, Sr. (Netherlandish, 1576–1650), Engraved by Willem Hondius (Netherlandish, 1597–1652), Engraved by Pieter de Jode II (Flemish, 1606–after 1674), Engraved by Nicolas Lauwers (Netherlandish, 1600–1652), Engraved by Adriaen Lommelin (Netherlandish, 1637–1673), Engraved by Jacob Neeffs (Netherlandish, 1610–after 1660), Engraved by Paul (Paulus) Pontius (Netherlandish, 1603–1658), Engraved by Andries Jacobsz Stock (Netherlandish, about 1580?–after 1648), Engraved by Robert van Voerst (Netherlandish, 1597–1635 or 1636), Engraved by Lucas Vorsterman I (Flemish, 1595–1675), Engraved by Lucas Vorsterman II (Flemish, 1624–in or after 1666)

Place of Publication: Antwerp, Belgium

Catalogue Raisonné

Mauquoy-Hendrickx; New Hollstein, Van Dyck, pts. 1 & 2


Overall: 42.1 x 31 x 3.3 cm (16 9/16 x 12 3/16 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Set of engraved title and 110 engravings

Not On View


Prints and Drawings


Bound sets

(Antwerp: about 1680) Folio; 111 leaves; nineteenth-century gilt-stamped red morocco (Hardy-Mennil).

Portraits of princes, statesmen, scholars, artists, et al.

Antwerp: about 1680


Henry R. Hill & Son, London, from whom purchased in October 1908 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to the MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent