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Het tooneel der hooft-ketteren: bestaande in verscheyde afbeeltsels van valsche propheten, naackt-loopers, geest-dryvers, sectarisen en duyvels-konstenaren.

Collection Data

Description
Twenty-one portraits engraved by Christoffel van Sichem, the elder, mostly after his own designs, with 3 after J. C. van 't Woudt, all of which, in turn, were based on or copied from earlier prints. Two of the additional 4 portraits issued separately ca. 1609. Each portrait has a 1-line caption.
Names
Sichem, Christoffel van, ca. 1546-1624 (Engraver)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1677
Place: Tot Middelburgh
Publisher: By Wilhelmus Goeree, boeck-verkooper
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Shelf locator: MEM S565st
Topics
Reformers
Christian heretics
Genres
Prints
Portraits
Notes
Biographical/historical: First published in book form, with text, in 1608, in German, and separately in Dutch. A Latin ed. published 1609. Seventeen of the engravings first issued in 1606 as a portfolio of portraits, each accompanied by biographical text. First issued without text in 1607.
Citation/reference: Molhuysen. IX, 1026; Graesse. VII (Suppl.), 470.
Content: Sometimes attributed to Christoffel van Sichem, the younger, with publication date of 1666.
Content: Title on label mounted on cover: Sichem's 21 portraits of false prophets, or devil's children.
Statement of responsibility: By een vergadert, en in't kopergesneden door C. V. Sichem ...
Physical Description
Extent: [2] l., [21] ports. 31 cm.
Engravings
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b10165302
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG744430391-B
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 33ba8670-c603-012f-6378-58d385a7bc34
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