Gabriel Ehringer (1652-1736) Folio DRAGON - Canmore peremptus - Emblematica
This emblem depicts a creature with the body of an eagle and the tail of a fish writhing on the ground in front of a mirror. Above is the Latin phrase CANDORE PEREMPTUS, which translates to "brightness slain".
Landwehr, German Books 543. - Praz S. 496f. - Gutenberg-Jb. 1968, S. 251ff.
Large and rare engraving in recent hand colour. Extremely rare Swiss emblematic print.