Original etching/engraving on a verge type handlaid paper. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 18.5 x 11 cm. The image size is ca. 16.5 x 9.5 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 7.3 x 4.3 inch. The image size is ca. 6.5 x 3.7 inch.
Original print, untitled. It shows: a (Dutch?) harbour scene with several sailing boats, and three small buildings in the background. Separately published master print. Published ca. 1740. Our definition of a Master Print is a seperately published print or series of prints, not being an illustrative print to a text. These can both be prints made by old masters (artists) or prints made by others (artists, engravers, etchers) after old masters.Artists and Engravers: Engraved by J.G. Hertel after R.S. Johann Georg Hertel (1719-1768) was an engraver/publisher working in Augsburg, Germany. We have been unable to identify the artist R.S.
Condition: Very good. The printing a little faint in the bottom right corner (only affecting the Hertel signature). General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: ANTIQUE MASTER PRINT-HARBOUR-SAILING BOAT-A364-JOHANN GEORG HERTEL