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lower right in plate: HG (in monogram) / Fe.; across top of plate: MORIBUS ANTIQUIS AETAT. 40. Ao 1587.; by 17th century hand, across bottom in brown ink: Dicta est Pandore cui tot data dona Deorum, / Sic ego Pandorum nomino Lipsiadem / Paedarij (She, to whom the gods have given so many gifts, is called Pandora / Hence, I call Lipsius, Pandorus / Your little slave)


(Christopher Mendez, London); purchased 2000 by NGA.

Associated Names
Mendez, Christopher
Exhibition History
Small Northern European Portraits from The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 2000, brochure checklist no. 41.
Bartsch, Adam. Le peintre graveur. 21 vols. Vienna, 1802-1821: Adam. Le peintre graveur. 21 vols. Vienna: J.V. Degen, 1802-1821.
Hirschmann, Otto. Verzeichnis des graphischen Werks von Hendrick Goltzius (1558-1617) mit Benutzung der durch E.W. Moest hinterlassenen Notizen zusammengestellt. Leipzig: Verlag von Klinkhardt und Biermann, 1921. Reprint. Braunschweig: Klinkhardt &Bie
The New Hollstein Dutch & Flemish Etchings, Engravings and Woodcuts, 1450-1700. Rotterdam: Sound & Vision Interactive, 1996-: no. 234.
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