Image size: 11 x 13 1/2 cm. Etching taken from an edition of Jacob Cats emblem books. Very good condition. (47029). Item #15339
Adriaen van de Venne (1589-1662) was a versatile Dutch Golden Age painter of allegories, genre subjects and portraits. Van de Venne made many book illustrations of current proverbs, mostly for the emblem books of Jacob Cats.