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Rhombus Laeuis La Barbue [Etching by Albert Flamen] by  Albert Flamen - Paperback - Signed - 1660 - from ZH BOOKS and

Rhombus Laeuis La Barbue [Etching by Albert Flamen]

by Flamen, Albert

Condition: Very Good

Paris [presumably], 1660. Soft cover. Very Good. First edition (c1660); platemark: 4 3/16" x 7", sheet: approx. 4 1/2" x 7 1/2". Etched signature in lower left corner of plate: AB. Flamen. fe., lower right corner of plate: Cum privil. Regis XII. Minor foxing to lower margin; small light spot to lower right corner of sheet; very good or better. Albert Flamen was a Flemish etcher, engraver, and painter - active in France in the mid-1600s. Most of his works consisted of series of fish, including the current "Brill" one, birds, and mammals. He also created a set of moralizing emblems (1672) - one of his very few dated works. One copy of the etching located at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston.

  • Bookseller: ZH BOOKS US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 000529
  • Title: Rhombus Laeuis La Barbue [Etching by Albert Flamen]
  • Author: Flamen, Albert
  • Format/binding:Soft cover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Paris [presumably]
  • Date published: 1660
  • Bookseller catalogs: English Literature:Art; Books:English Literature:Art;


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