Etching / engraving on hand laid paper. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 15.1 x 10.4 cm. The image size is ca. 10.1 x 7.8 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 5.9 x 4.1 inch. The image size is ca. 4 x 3.1 inch.
Antique print, titled: ”t Dorp Etten in de Barony van Breda’ – Sheet with a view of the village Etten in the barony of Breda in the province of 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. Lower margin cropped to the platemark. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: ANTIQUE PRINT-ETTEN-BREDA-VILLAGE-SPILMAN-DE BEIJER