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Ioannes Baptista Barbe
  • Schelte Adams Bolswert, artist
    born: Bolsward, Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands) ; died: Antwerp, Southern Netherlands (present-day Belgium)
    Anthony van Dyck
    born: Antwerp, Southern Netherlands (present-day Belgium) ; died: London, England, United Kingdom
  • Ioannes Baptista Barbe, 1645
  • Icones principum virorum doctorum, pictorum chalcographorum statuariorum nec non amatorum pictoriae artis numero centum
  • Where object was made: Netherlands
  • engraving
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 244 x 159 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 320 x 227 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 9 5/8 x 6 1/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 5/8 x 8 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0705
Catalogue raisonné

Half length portrait of a standing man before a pier and column. The man stands his right arm akimbo and his left arm bent at the elbow and hand open across his chest. The inscription identifies the man as Johannes Baptista Barbe.