‘La Baraque Rustique’
(The Rustic Cottage)
Line etching and colour created from multiple mezzotint with roulette engravings, on hand laid paper. Watermark: fragment of coat of arms.
Sheet size: 22.5 x 25 cm. Image size: 20 x 23.5 cm.
Source: published in Paris by Basan and Poignant, 1774.
Ref: IFF 13 II (#); Leblanc 50.
Made by Jean Francois Janinet (French, 1752-1814) after Adriaen van Ostade (dutch, 1610-1685). Jean Francois Janinet (1752-1814) was a pupil of Bonnet. He produced very fine color prints. Born in Haarlem in 1610, Adriaen van Ostade trained with Frans Hals. He remained in this city for the rest of his life and died here in 1685. Very influential artist, who had pupils like Cornelis Bega, Cornelis Dusart and Jan Steen. His etched work consists of 50 prints, all with genre subject matter.
Condition: Trimmed at or near plate mark. Good, given age. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
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Keywords: RUSTIC COTTAGE-HUT-CABIN-BARAQUE RUSTIQUE