Triumphal Arch: Philip IV Appoints Ferdinand Governor of the Netherlands (Central Panel of the Stage in Memory of Isabella Clare Eugenia, Deceased Spanish Regent)

Theodor van Thulden, Flemish, 1606 - 1669
after Peter Paul Rubens, Flemish, 1577 - 1640



Engraving with graphite and ink on laid paper


Overall: 16 15/16 × 15 1/16 in. (43.1 × 38.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Jean and Adolph Weil Jr. 1935 Fund



Heirs of Johannes Meursius


Place Made: Belgium, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Numerous handwritten Flemish and Latin inscriptions

Course History

ARTH 46, Northern Baroque Art, Joy Kenseth, Spring 2012

REL 60, Reformations: Protestant and Catholic, Catherine Randall, Fall 2013

Exhibition History

Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 2-June 27, 2004.

Publication History

Gevaerts, Jean Gaspard. Pompa introtius honori Ferdinandi Austriaci Hispaniarum Infantis... Antwerp, 1641, pl. 94.


Ludwig Burchard (1886-1960); James A. Bergquist, Newton Centre, Massachusetts; sold to present collection, 2004.

Catalogue Raisonne

Hollstein, F.W.H., Dutch and Flemish Etchings, Engravings, and Woodcuts, ca. 1450-1700. Amsterdam, 1949 onwards, vol. 30, no. 123 (undescribed proof); Dutuit, Eugene, Manuel de l'amateur d'estampes...Paris, 1881-88, vol. 6, 241.17.24.; Schneevoogt, C.G.Vo

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