‘Christus laat de kinderkens tot hem koomen.’
Etching / engraving on hand laid (verge) paper.
Sheet size: 16 x 14,7 cm. (6,3 x 5,8 inch). Image size: 12,2 x 11,2 cm. (4,8 x 4,4 inch).
Similar to ill. 55 in ‘Toneel ofte Vertoogh der Bybelsche Historien.’, published by Nicolaes Visscher in 1659. Ref: Compare to Hollstein 46-47 (P.H. Schut) Provenance: Collection mark vE in circle on rear. (not in Lugt) = van Ekelen.
Made by ‘Anonymous’ after own design. Possibly by or after Pieter Hendricksz. Schut (1619-1660).
Condition: Good, given age. Original vertical fold lines as issued. A few small tears in paper edges. Remains of paper tape from previous attachment on rear. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: JESUS AND THE CHILDREN