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Magdalena de Passe (1600-1638), Engraver

Sitter in 2 portraits
Artist associated with 132 portraits
The daughter of prominent Dutch engraver and publisher Crispijn Van de Passe the Elder; her brothers were the engravers Simon and Willem de Passe. Her father was the founder of a distinguished publishing house in Cologne that produced portraits of European nobility and religious and other prints. The family were forced to leave Cologne because of their Anabaptist faith. They moved to Utrecht where Crispijn Van de Passe started another prosperous business, producing prints for the English market. Magdalena and Willem engraved the sixty-five portraits of famous English scholars in Henry Holland's Heroologia, which was published by their father in Utrecht in 1620.

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D23047

Hugh Latimer

after Magdalena de Passe, after Willem de Passe
etching, 17th century
NPG D23047

D23151

Nicholas Ridley

probably after Magdalena de Passe, probably after Willem de Passe
line engraving, early to mid 17th century
NPG D23151

D21163

William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley

after Magdalena de Passe, after Willem de Passe
line engraving, 17th century
NPG D21163

D21309

Walter Devereux, 1st Earl of Essex

by Magdalena de Passe, by Willem de Passe
line engraving, published 1620
NPG D21309

D21314

Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex

by Magdalena de Passe, by Willem de Passe
line engraving, published 1620
NPG D21314

D21315

Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex

after Magdalena de Passe, after Willem de Passe
line engraving, (1620)
NPG D21315

D21317

Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex

after Magdalena de Passe, after Willem de Passe
line engraving, (1620)
NPG D21317

D21393

Lady Jane Dudley (née Grey)

by Magdalena de Passe, by Willem de Passe, published by Frans van den Wyngaerde (Wijngaerde), after Hans Holbein the Younger
line engraving, 1620
NPG D21393

D23056

William Perkins

by Magdalena de Passe, by Willem de Passe
line engraving, published 1620
NPG D23056

D23138

John Colet

by Magdalena de Passe, by Willem de Passe
line engraving, published 1620
NPG D23138

D23147

John Colet

by Magdalena de Passe, by Willem de Passe
line engraving, published 1620
NPG D23147

D23465

Edward Seymour, 1st Duke of Somerset

by Magdalena de Passe, or by Willem de Passe
line engraving, 1620
NPG D23465

D21482

Richard Vaughan

by Magdalena de Passe, or by Willem de Passe
line engraving, 1620
NPG D21482

D31638

John Harington, 2nd Baron Harington of Exton

after Magdalena de Passe, after Willem de Passe
line engraving, circa 1620-1650
NPG D31638

D31639

John Harington, 2nd Baron Harington of Exton

by Magdalena de Passe, by Willem de Passe
line engraving, published 1620
NPG D31639

D24288

John Colet

by Magdalena de Passe, or by Willem de Passe
line engraving, published 1620
NPG D24288

D31766

Sir Henry Sidney

by Magdalena de Passe, by Willem de Passe
line engraving, 1620
NPG D31766

D24948

Sir Thomas More

by Magdalena de Passe, or by Willem de Passe
line engraving, 1620
NPG D24948

D24955

John Bradford

by Magdalena de Passe, and by Willem de Passe
line engraving, 1620
NPG D24955