Original antique print showing a portrait of Gerard Brandt (1626 – 1685), a Dutch preacher, playwright, poet, church historian, biographer and naval historian.
Made by Andries I van Buysen after Michiel van Musscher.
Medium: Engraving on hand laid (verge) paper.
Sheet size: 14 x 19.3 cm (5.51 x 7.6 inch).
Condition: good, given age. Plate cropped, narrow or no margins. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
GERARD BRANDT-WRITER-PORTRAIT | PCO-C45-17
Published in The Netherlands c. 1720.
Biography engraver: Andries I van Buysen (fl. 1698-1747), Dutch engraver.
Biography artist: Michiel van Musscher (1645-1705), Dutch artist.