Antoine Caron (1521–1599); Jasper Isaacs - Folio - Chasse des Bestes - 1615 - Mythology

£120.00

La chasse des bestes noires menée par Actéon et ses deux chiens Hylactor et Pamphagus

Engraving 24.4 x 19.7 cm on large folio leaf.

One of a suite of engravings produced for Philostrates'  "Les Images ou Tableaux de platte peinture des deux Philostrates Sophistes grecs et les statues de Callistrate" which were to prove to be extremely influential throughout the 17th Century.

Reference: Brunet IV: 620; Landwehr Romantic Emblem Books 586; Praz p.128.