Frederick Henry, Prince of Aragon

Paulus Pontius, Flemish, 1603 - 1658
after Anthony van Dyck, Flemish, 1599 - 1641


about 1630

Engraving on laid paper

Overall: 16 9/16 × 10 3/4 in. (42 × 27.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Julia L. Whittier Fund



Place Made: Belgium, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, lower center: FREDERICO HENRICO D.G. PRINCIPI ARAVSIONENSIUM / COMITI NASSAVIAE, CATTIMELIBOCII, VIANDAE, DIETAIAE, / LINGAE, MEVRSIAE, BVRAE, LEERDAMI ETC. MARCHOIONI VERAE / ET FLISSINGAE, BARONI BREDAE, GRAVIAE ETC.; lower left: Ant. van Dyck pinxit; center: Paulus Pontius sculpsit.; lower right: C. vander Stock excudit.

Course History

ARTH 46, Northern Baroque Art, Joy Kenseth, Spring 2015

Exhibition History

Molinari Medals & Plaquettes, Carpenter Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, November 11-December 12, 1976.

Portraits at Dartmouth, Jaffe-Friede Gallery, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 10-April 16, 1978.

With a Sincere Hand and a Faithful Eye, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Art History 46, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 28-December 17, 2000.

Publication History

Arthur R. Blumenthal, Portraits at Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1978, p. 19, no. 8.


Raymond G. Clifton (1895-1968), Pine Cupboard Antique Shop, Franklin, New Hampshire; sold to present collection, 1960.

Catalogue Raisonne

Hollstein 76 v/v; Wibrial 72

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