‘Jeanne Seymour (?)’
Copperplate engraving/etching on hand laid (verge) paper.
Sheet size: 21 x 35 cm. (8,3 x 13,8 inch). Image size: 17,5 x 31,5 cm. (6,9 x 12,4 inch).
Source unknown, to be determined.
Made by ‘Cornelis Martinus Vermeulen’ after ‘Adriaen van der Werff’. Made by ‘Cornelis Martinus Vermeulen’ after ‘Adriaen van der Werff’. Cornelis Martinus Vermeulen (1644-1708) was a Flemish Baroque engraver. Adriaen van der Werff 1659?1722 was an accomplished Dutch painter of portraits and erotic, devotional and mythological scenes. His brother, Pieter van der Werff 1661?1722, was his principal pupil and assistant.
Condition: Good, given age. A few tiny spots. Short right margin with small tear, repaired/remargined and hardly visible. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: JANE SEYMOUR-QUEEN OF ENGLAND-HENRY VIII