Henry IV, King of France, 16th century

  • Harman Adolfz, Dutch, active ca. 1607
  • Hendrick Goltzius, Dutch, 1558-1617

Engraving printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Plate: 14 1/4 × 10 1/4 inches (36.2 × 26 cm) Sheet: 14 1/2 × 10 3/4 inches (36.8 × 27.3 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Elizabeth P. Kirby Fund

45.479

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Engraving (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Portrait
  • King (person)
  • Engraving (print)

Signed, in plate, lower left of image: HGoltzius Sculp

Inscribed, in plate, lower center of image: [four-line inscription in Latin script] Inscribed, below image, lower left: Harman Adolfz excudit. | Haerlemensis Inscribed, lower right of image: Avec privil. du Roy.

1945-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Hendrick Goltzius, Henry IV, King of France, 16th century, engraving printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Elizabeth P. Kirby Fund, 45.479.