Six Male and Female Caryatids, and Six Female Caryatids

Hans VREDEMAN DE VRIES
Date
16th Century
Description

Plates 6 and 7 from Caryatidum (Vulgus Termas Vocat) sive Athlantidum Multiformium…Centuria Prima, a set of sixteen plus title, published by Gerard de Jode. Berlin Katalog der Ornamentstichsammlung 3919.
Very good impressions, trimmed approximately along the platemark all round, apart from a couple of minor spots in good condition. 160 x 235-238 mm. Included, the title-plate, with tears and discolouration.

In his usual fashion, Vredeman displays much humour and wild inventiveness.

Price
$900