Etching on hand laid paper.
Sheet size: 12 x 22,3 cm. (4,7 x 8,8 inch). Image size: 11,8 x 22,1 cm. (4,6 x 8,7 inch).
Source unknown, to be determined.
Made by ‘Jan de Bisschop’ after ‘Daniele da Volterra’. Jan de Bisschop (1628-1671) was widely influential in art and art publishing. A lawyer by profession, he set up practice in The Hague around 1652 and later founded a drawing academy there. He mingled with an elite circle of intellectuals.
Condition: Good, given age. Trimmed to plate. Some paper loss at bottom left. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: FEMALE FIGURE FROM BEHIND