WIERIX, Jan (1549-1615):

King James I of England (James VI of Scotland) and Anne of Denmark

Engraving, 1603-18. Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1851, first state of two before the plate was divided in two; New Hollstein 2106.1; O’Donoghue 1908-25 78; Hind 1952-64 II.57.11.I

A fine, rich, early impression. Trimmed on the platemark at left and top, the 10mm. inscription space with the title trimmed off, trimmed 9mm. on the right. A thin spot and a tiny tear in the lower left corner. 275 x 214-16mm. Excessively rare