VLIEGER, Simon de (ca. 1600/01-1653):

The Hound, from a set of ten various animals

Etching, 1640’s? Dutuit, Hollstein 20, second state of two with Danckers’ address added upper left. “S. de V.” appears lower right subject as in first state

Watermark: Initial F (?)

A very good, 17th C. impression with touches of foul bite, as occurs in a number of De Vlieger’s prints, which did not go through late editions. Thread margins all round, in excellent condition. 134 x 155mm
$2,500