This print shows a landscape with a view on a barn with a man and a rake over his shoulder in Hooghalen Drenthe, Netherlands. It is one of a series.
Made by Carel Lodewijk Hansen after own design.
Medium: Etching on hand laid (verge) paper. Watermark: fragment.
Sheet size: 23 x 14.5 cm (9.06 x 5.71 inch). Image size: 20 x 13 cm. (7.87 x 5.12 inch).
Condition: fair, given age. Remains of paper tape on reverse. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
DRENTHE-HOOGHALEN-NETHERLANDS-BARN-LANDSCAPE-FARMER | RBOS-A8-24
This attractive print was published in ca 1820.
Reference: Rijksmuseum Hippert&Linnig 6.
Biography engraver: Carel Lodewijk Hansen (1780-1840) was a Dutch painter and etcher. He made townviews, landscapes and interior pieces with vistas in the style of the seventeenth-century artist Pieter de Hooch (1629-1684).