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A man caught between the female personifications of vice and virtue. Etching by Louis Desplaces after Paolo Caliari, il Veronese.
- Veronese, 1528-1588.
- [between 1729 and 1742]
- Part of
- Recueil d'estampes d'après les plus beaux tableaux et d'après les plus beaux desseins qui sont en France.
A personification of Obedience with her attributes is attacked from the sides by eight vices; above her appears Christ on the cross; (top left) the sacrifice of Isaac; (right) Jacob sends Joseph to his brothers; (below) three examples of disobedience, including the expulsion from Paradise. Engraving after H. Wierix .
- Wierix, Jeronimus, 1553-1619.