Title-Page Portrait of Justus Lipsius

Cornelis Galle I, Flemish, 1576 - 1650
after Peter Paul Rubens, Flemish, 1577 - 1640



Engraving on laid paper

Image: 11 7/16 × 7 9/16 in. (29 × 19.2 cm)

Mount: 12 15/16 × 9 1/16 in. (32.8 × 23 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through a gift from Jane and W. David Dance, Class of 1940



Balthasar Moretus


Place Made: Belgium, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed, in plate, lower right: Corn. Galle Sculp.; inscribed, in plate, in image, lower center: MORIBVS ANTIQVIS. / LIPSADAE, velum eft Timantis, imago. videri / Sol quoque fub picea non nifi nube poteft. / Henr. d'Oultremannus.; inscribed, on reverse, in graphite, bottom edge: Cornelis Galle the Elder (Son of Philip) 1576- Antwerp- 1656 / Studied + worked in Rome. Engraved after Rubens, Van dyck et al. / Cornelis Galle the Younger (son of the Elder). Antwerp 1600. Engraved portraits after Van Dyck

Course History

ARTH 16.17, Rembrandt, Joy Kenseth, Spring 2016


Leo Steinberg, New York; sold to present collection, 2004.

Catalogue Raisonne

Judson, J. Richard and Carl van de Velde. Corpus Rubenianum Ludwig Burchard, Part XXI: Book Illustrations and Title-Pages. London and New York, 1978, no. 32.; Hollstein, F. W. H. Dutch and Flemish Etchings, Engravings, and Woodcuts, ca. 1450-1700. Amsterd

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