Pendant Design with the Virtue Hope, Plate 3, from a series of eight pendant designs with the cardinal virtues

Engraving on paper | 1616-23

Johann Theodor de Bry

Pendant design with animal motifs and hanging pearls. Central Image: nude women (Hope) looks heavenward. Inscribed below image: "SPES". Surrounding the pendant are blackwork ornament designs for enamelists, mostly showing possibilities for the top an...
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