Daniel Good Rare Books and Engravings
1620c Abraham von MERLEN (1579-1660) CRUCIFIXION Devotional engraving on VELLUM
Factus est omnibus obtemperantibus
Fine devotional engraving on vellum by Abraham von MERLEN (1579-1660).
11.5 x 9 cm
Abraham von Merlen was an engraver and (later) publisher. In 1597 he became pupil of Adrian Collaert and he died in 1660. For his sons see Theodoor II, and Jacques.
Etching with original rich gouache on creamy white vellum.
Extremely rare. Part of printed signature obscured.