„ Der  letzte  Ritter “

Peter Paul Rubens, Maximilian I

Rubens, Peter Paul (Siegen 1577 – Antwerpen 1640). Maximilian I. Halbfigur des „letzten Ritters“ in voller, reichst verzierter Rüstung nach links. Stahlstich von Johann Philipp Walther (Mühlhausen, Oberpfalz, 1798 – Nürnberg 1868). 3. V. d. 19. Jhdts. Bezeichnet: Belvedere. / P. P. Rubens pt. / Walther sc., ansonsten wie oben. 16,6 x 12 cm. – Von breiter Ornamentleiste eingefaßt.

Angebots-Nr. 14.721 / EUR  58. (c. US$ 68.) + Versand

“ Subject: Thanks!

Thanks for your kind reply. I wanted to comment that your thoughts on freedom (the quote that you had on the end of your message to me) are exactly the same as my beliefs.

I write, however, because I was surprised to get it from Europe … Although an American, almost all my early family were Huguenots … In fact, my relative, Jan C. is noted as the earliest C. to have arrived in N. America (in 1636, I think) … ”

(Mrs. C. F., November 14, 2003)