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Catalog number 70.90.11
Artist Pontius, Paulus
Artist 2 Van Dyck, Anthony
Artist 3 Nassau-Siegen, Johan
Title Johan, Count of Nassau-Siegen
Object Name Print
Description This etching by Paulus Pontius (1603-1658), a Flemish draftsman and engraver, after Anthony van Dyck (Flemish painter, 1599-1641) portrays Joannes, Count of Nassau-Siegen (Johan the Younger, 1583-1638) in full armor wearing the Order of the Golden Fleece and holding a marshal’s baton. Van Dyck painted Johan the Younger on a number of occasions. The present work dates no earlier than 1627, the year Johan was awarded the Order of the Golden Fleece.
Medium/Material Ink on paper
Dimensions H-6.89 W-9.449 inches
Year Range from 1627.0
Year Range to 1658.0
Search Terms Baroque
17th century AD
Portrait
Face
Figural
Martial
Europe
France
Belgium
Print, etching
Culture Flemish