‘Gezicht van de St. Maartens Brug Visch Markt en het Stadthuys te Utrecht’ (Dutch) ‘Veduta della (..)’ (Italian) ‘Vue de la poissonerie (..)’ (French) ‘Prospect des St. Martins-brug (?)’ (German).’
Etching with hand colouring on hand laid (verge) paper.
Sheet size: 47,5 x 37 cm. (18,7 x 14,6 inch). Image size: 40,5 x 30,5 cm. (15,9 x 12 inch).
This attractive print published by Georg Balthasar Probst in Ausburg.
Made by ‘G.G. Winckler’ after ‘J. van Hiltrop’. Georg Gottfried Winckler (1731-1795) was a Leipzig merchant and art collector. He worked in Augsburg. He mostly produced prints for the industry of optica prints. Jan / Johannes van Hiltrop (1764-after 1814) was a Dutch draughtsman and etcher / engraver in the second half of the 18th c. Publisher: Georg Balthasar Probst (1732 – 1801) was a German artist, engraver and publisher in Augsburg, a major European publishing center in the 17th and 18th centuries. He produced architectural views of places around the world, including vues d’optiques, which were published in various places during the last half of the 18th century, including Paris, Augsburg and London.
Condition: Good, given age. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: MAARTENSBRUG-FISH MARKET-UTRECHT-NETHERLANDS-CANAL-BOATS-CARRIAGES