Original antique print showing a portrait of Jacob van Lennep (1802 – 1868), lawyer in Amsterdam, novelist, poet, politician, writer.
Made by P. Velijn after Willem Grebner.
Medium: Engraving/etching on Wove paper.
Sheet size: 11.8 x 14.5 cm (4.65 x 5.71 inch). Image size: 6 x 9 cm. (2.36 x 3.54 inch).
Condition: good, given age. Some discoloration of paper. A few spots. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
JACOB VAN LENNEP-PORTRAIT | PCO-C45-21
Published in The Netherlands by J. Immerzeel c. 1820.
Biography engraver: Philippus Velijn (1786-1836) originated from Leiden. He was a pupil of Abraham Delfos. He later worked in Amsterdam and Paris as a professional engraver. .
Biography artist: Willem Grebner (1784-1866).