Philips  GALLE

Haarlem 1537 - Antwerp 1612

Ulysses and Telemachus attacking and killing their Perpetrators

 Engraving 239x323 mm. Rare first state of two, before the Petri's address. Lettered at bottom left "BOL. IN.". After Primaticcio's fresco in the Galerie d'Ulysse at Fontainebleau. A very fine, early impression printed with tone. Trimmed between platemark and borderline. A short repaired tear at upper border, otherwise  in very good condition.

Herbet, 1896-1902, p. 237 (Galle), n. 1 |Woud, 2015, n. 11