Etching / engraving on hand laid paper. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 27.1 x 20.6 cm. The image size is ca. 19.8 x 15.6 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 10.7 x 8.1 inch. The image size is ca. 7.8 x 6.1 inch.
Antique print, titled: ‘Otterspoors, gesight over de groote Vyver, naer eene der Cabinetten. ‘ – This print shows view of the estate Otterspoor in Maarssen, view over the pond, to the pergola. From: ‘De Zegepraalende Vecht, vertoonende verscheidene Gesichten van Lustplaatsen, Heeren Huysen en dorpen, beginnen van Uitrecht en met Muyden besluytende.’, published in Amsterdam by Andries de Leth / Wed. Nicolaas Visscher, 1719. (Transl: The glorious Vecht river, showing it’s estates and towns from Urecht to Muiden.)Artists and Engravers: Made by ‘Daniel Stoopendaal’ after an anonymous artist. Daniel Stoopendaal (Dutch) was active in Amsterdam from 1685 to 1713. Both Daniel and Bastiaan Stoopendaal made maps for the so-called Keur Bibles (published from 1666-1756). Most probably both were not related. Bastiaan worked mostly in the circle of Nicolaes Visscher. Daniel engraved topographical prints and maps. He engraved the plates for books published by Pieter van der Aa: ‘De zegepralende Vecht van Utrecht tot Muyden’ and ‘Galérie agreable du Monde’.
Condition: Very good, given age. Original middle fold, as issued. Remains of attachment to carrier to the rear of the sheet. Small stains in print and margin. Hole in print, reinforced using contemporary paper backed with acid free archival tape. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: ANTIQUE PRINT-ESTATE-GARDEN-POND-OTTERSPOOR-MAARSSEN-STOOPENDAAL