Etching / engraving on hand laid paper. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 13 x 21.5 cm. The image size is ca. 10.2 x 15.8 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 5.1 x 8.5 inch. The image size is ca. 4 x 6.2 inch.
Antique print, titled: ‘Kerk te Asten in Peelland – ‘t Huis te Asten’ – Sheet with 2 views of the Church and castle of Asten in Noord-Brabant, the Netherlands. This print originates from a Dutch book of town and city views called: ‘Het verheerlykt Nederland of Kabinet van hedendaagsche gezigten’, Amsterdam, 1746 edition. The exact dates the plates were engraved vary. Artists and Engravers: Made by ‘Hendrik Spilman’ after ‘Jan de Beijer’. Hendrik Spilman (Dutch 1721-1784): engraver and designer of mostly town and city views. Jan de Beijer (1703 – 1780), also given as Jan de Beyer, was a Dutch draughtsman and painter known for this drawings of towns and buildings in the present-day countries of the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany. In total, he produced some 1500 drawings, over 600 of which were reproduced as engravings by other artists.
Condition: Very good, given age. Small stains in the margins and one just above the lower image. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: ANTIQUE PRINT-ASTEN-CHURCH-CASTLE-SPILMAN-DE BEIJER