Etching on hand laid (verge) paper. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 30.6 x 18 cm. The image size is ca. 11.1 x 10 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 12 x 7.1 inch. The image size is ca. 4.4 x 3.9 inch.
Antique print, untitled. Two long-haired goats, one standing and one resting on the ground. State: VII (7). Ref: Hollstein 55. Artists and Engravers: Made by Nicolaes Pieterszoon Berchem after own design. Nicolaes Pieterszoon Berchem / Berghem (1620-1683) was a highly esteemed and prolific Dutch Golden Age painter of pastoral landscapes, populated with mythological or biblical figures, but also of a number of allegories and genre pieces.
Condition: Very good, given age. The (very wide) margins faintly stained throughout. Some staining in the image, too. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: ANTIQUE MASTER PRINT-GOAT-LONG HAIRED-REST-BERCHEM