The philosopher, Chilo Lacedaemonius is shown as a bearded old man seated on a chair, wearing a cloak and holding a quill pen and book with a book-stand at right.
Chilo Lacedaemonius by Jacob de Gheyn III, 1616
© British Museum
- 30 x 19 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £148 ( Total: £148)
- Acquired in:
- Christopher Mendez
One of a set of etchings of 'The Seven Wise Men of Greece', published 1616.
Anon, sale Sotheby's 17 November 1977, lot95.