Bust-length portrait engraving by Theodor de Bry (1528-1598). Philip de MONTE.

Bust-length portrait engraving by Theodor de Bry (1528-1598)

Frankfurt: 1596. 140 x 105 mm. + good margins. A very good impression on laid paper.

Remnants of hinges to upper corners of verso.

The present portrait, published in Boissard's Theatrum Vitae Humanae, is most probably after the Raphael Sadeler portrait of 1594. Komma 256. Le Blanc 143. Hollstein 255-314.

"[Monte] was an important representative of the last generation of great Flemish composers of the Renaissance, and was one of the major composers of Italian madrigals." Robert Lindell and Brian Mann in Grove Music Online. Item #27542

Price: $900.00  other currencies

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