Etching on hand laid (verge type) paper. Watermark: none. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 8.9 x 13.5 cm. The image size is ca. 8.5 x 12.5 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 3.5 x 5.3 inch. The image size is ca. 3.3 x 4.9 inch.
Antique Master Print, untitled. Man wearing turban in right profile before building with arcaded facade & campanile. Many figures in the background including jousting figures on horseback. From the series Standing Cavaliers and Ladies consisting of 10 prints. Ref: Hollstein 55. Artists and Engravers: Made by ‘S. Saverij’ after ‘P. Quast’. Salomon Savery / Saverij (1594-1683) was an engraver from the Dutch artist family Savery. He was born in Amsterdam and died in Haarlem. He travelled to England in 1632. Pieter Jansz. Quast (1606-ca. 1647) was active as painter and etcher in the Hague. He specialised in genre scenes.
Condition: Very good, given age. Cropped to or inside plate mark. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: ANTIQUE MASTER PRINT-MAN-TURBAN-ARAB-TURKISH-SAVERY-QUAST