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Faustus and Mephistopheles], [Pl. 19]

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Faustus and Mephistopheles], [Pl. 19]
Additional title: Mephistophiles / Ioan Faustus
Sichem, Christoffel van (ca. 1546-1624) (Engraver)

tooneel der hooft-ketteren, bestaande in verscheyde afbeeltsels van valsche propheten, naackt-loopers, geest-dryvers, sectarisen en duyvels-konstenaren. By een vergadert, en in't kopergesneden door C. V. Sichem ...

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1677
Place: Middelburgh [Middelburg (Netherlands)]
Publisher: Wilhelmus Goeree, boeck-verkooper
Heretics, Christian
Content: First published in book form, with text, in 1608, in German, and separately in Dutch. A Latin ed. published 1609.
Content: Molhuysen. IX, 1026; Graesse. VII (Suppl.), 470.
Content: Each portrait has a 1-line caption.
Content: Seventeen of the engravings first issued in 1606 as a portfolio of portraits, each accompanied by biographical text. First issued without text in 1607.
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.
Content: 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.
Content: Two of the additional 4 portraits issued separately ca. 1609.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b10165302
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG744430391-B
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 348e29d0-c603-012f-9384-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1546: Creator Born
  • 1624: Creator Died
  • 1677: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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