Lydell, between 1623 and 1677

  • Wallerant Vaillant, Dutch, 1623-1677

Mezzotint printed in black ink on wove paper

  • Framed: Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 10 3/8 × 7 1/2 inches (26.4 × 19.1 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps



Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Mezzotint
  • Mezzotint
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Portrait
  • Man

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Inscribed, in borders of portrait: LWRENTIUS HOMMA | Overleeden 4 January 1683 Oud Zyne Vieren Vyftg Jaren | PREDOLAMT, TOT AMSTELDAM, Inscribed, in plate below image: Hanc effigiem L. M. Q. Melchiori Lydel offert W. Vaillant.


November 1890, F. Meder (New York); James E. Scripps; 1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Wallerant Vaillant, Lydell, between 1623 and 1677, mezzotint printed in black ink on wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S1169.