Jacob de Gheyn II (1565-1629)
THE PAYMASTER. 1587. Hollstein 362 i (of ii). Engraving, 212/213 x 156/157 mm (8.35 x 6.14"), trimmed just outside borderline. Plate 9 from the 12-plate series Officers and Soldiers of the Bodyguard of Emperor Rudolph II.
A fine early impression with polishing scratches, in very good condition except for a short repaired tear into left edge and some staining on verso.
Provenance: Duplicate, Blanton Museum, University of Texas, Austin.