genius lives on,
(all else is mortal)
Nice landscape by Merian from a series with philosophical approach.
Matthäus Merian the Elder (1593-1650) - Swiss School
Born in Basel. Painter and engraver. Ppil from Dieter Mayer in Zurich , he went to Nancy adn met Callot. In 1617 employed by Theodore De Bry . In 1618 settled in Frankfurt where many of his refined work was made. In 1620 back to Basel, three years later in Frankfurt, where Merian took over the publishing house of his father-in-law after de Bry's death in 1623.
The print is trimmed on image border and pasted on a support sheet.
- Matthäus Merian the Elder (1593-1650)
- Titolo dell'opera
- One lives on by the Spirit
- Non firmato
- In buone condizioni
- Vendita con cornice
- Dimensioni dell’immagine
- 135×165 mm