The Daughter of Time (1628)

“Father Time, with hourglass and wings, flies to the sun with the personification of Truth (Veritas) on his shoulders. On the ground lies the defeated Envy (Invidia). Time always brings the truth to light. The print has a Latin caption.” – Image Description.

Designer Straet, Jan Van der. Publisher Galle, Philips. Printmaker Collaerrt II, Jan. Truth is the daughter of time, 1576 – 1628. Rijksmuseum, public domain license.