Antique Print of the Triumph of Venus by Van Veen (1608)

  • Condition: Good, general age-related toning. Minor wear, Dutch text onverso. Please study image carefully.
  • Date: 1608
  • Overall size: 20 x 15.5 cm.
  • Image size: 13.5 x 12 cm.

€ 134,50($ 158.29 / £ 122.81)

Description: Antique print titled 'Proh quanta potentatia regni est Venus'. Print of the Triumph of Venus. This print originates from 'Amorum Emblemata', this work includes engravings of Cupids encountering the various trials of Love. The emblematic illustrations include verses in Latin, Dutch and French. 

Artists and Engravers: Otto van Veen, also known by his Latinized name Otto Venius or Octavius Vaenius, (c.1556 – 6 May 1629) was a painter, draughtsman, and humanist active primarily in Antwerp and Brussels in the late sixteenth and early seventeenth century.