COLLAERT -- "LEVENSSCHETSEN VAN DE TWAALF APOSTELEN". Manuscript on the lives of the Apostles consisting of 17 lvs., written in a legible late 18th/early 19th c. hand on r° and v°. Ornated w. a complete series of 14 very fine captioned engr. representing Christ, the 12 Apostles and Paul by Adriaen Collaert, published by Ioan Galle (1600-1676), each 93 x 66 mm, printed on vellum. Old vellum bind. (125 x 100 mm), spine lettered in ink. (Leaf before title removed, probably w. dedication, else fine).The first engraving of "Christus Salvator Mundi" is unnumbered, the other engravings are all numbered from 1-13. New Hollstein Dutch 681-684, giving only the first four plates (the first w. name of Adr. Collaert). We were unable to trace the rest of the series, presented here.
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