11 November 1996
Hendrick Hondius (1573-1650)
Saint John the Baptist identifying Christ as the Lamb of God
black chalk, pen and brown ink, brown wash, the outlines incised, watermark PR below a crown
218 x 328 mm.
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N. Orenstein, The New Hollstein, Dutch and Flemish etchings, engravings and woodcuts, 1450-1700, Hendrick Hondius, Roosendaal, 1994, p. 17, under no. 8.
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