1647 van Sichem Aesop Fable - Woodcut hand coloured - FISHERMAN - Emblemica
1647 van Sichem Aesop Fable - Woodcut hand coloured - FISHERMAN - Emblemica
1647 van Sichem Aesop Fable - Woodcut hand coloured - FISHERMAN - Emblemica

1647 van Sichem Aesop Fable - Woodcut hand coloured - FISHERMAN - Emblemica

$55.00 Dollar

Christoffel van Sichem II (ca. 1577-1658)

Beautiful hand coloured woodcut by Christoffel van Sichem II (ca. 1577-1658) issued for the Greek / Latin edition of Dutch neo-Latin poet, humanist and Leiden Professor of Greek, Daniel Heinsius (1580-1655).

Published 1647

Hand colouring later.

15.1 x 9 cm

The Fisherman

A Fisherman had no luck. Just before going home a large fish jumped into his boat making his day.

Patience has its own reward.

Offered on full text leaf with complete fable.