• Creator
  • Stauffer, David McNeely, 1845-1913
  • Created Date
  • 1898-1898
  • Description
  • Pictorial. Ownership. 65x86 mm. [banner:] I AM | BUT A GATHERER | AND DISPOSER | OF | OTHER MEN'S STUFF | SIR H WOTTON / [on envelope:] GRAVURES | [on print:] H. GOLTZIUS / [artist's signature] D M N Stauffer 98 / [text:] WILLIAM LIVERMORE KINGMAN. Man in renaissance garb, with ruff, sash and sword; behind him, shelves of books, scientific instruments, decanter and glass; on the table, an envelope for prints marked 'Gravures', partially unfurl... more
    Pictorial. Ownership. 65x86 mm. [banner:] I AM | BUT A GATHERER | AND DISPOSER | OF | OTHER MEN'S STUFF | SIR H WOTTON / [on envelope:] GRAVURES | [on print:] H. GOLTZIUS / [artist's signature] D M N Stauffer 98 / [text:] WILLIAM LIVERMORE KINGMAN. Man in renaissance garb, with ruff, sash and sword; behind him, shelves of books, scientific instruments, decanter and glass; on the table, an envelope for prints marked 'Gravures', partially unfurled print marked 'H. Goltzius'; ink pot and quill, globe showing western hemisphere; open book resting on two closed books. Quote is by Sir Henry Wotton (1568-1639), from the preface to his Elements of Architecture (1624); name on print refers to Hendrik Goltzius (1558-1617). less
  • Rights
  • Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; For more information, please contact the Rare Book and Manuscript Library: https://illinois.edu/fb/sec/7016277