Subject: Antique print, titled: ”Liefde in de Maneschijn.” – (”Love by Moonlight”). On the right, a nude woman holds a bird in her hand. Behind the bird a dark figure of man wearing a hat. The moon lights the right half but leaves the left half mainly dark.
Condition: Very good, given age. Remains of attachment to carrier to the rear of the sheet. Also a pen annotation in the top margin on the rear. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Medium: Etching and soft ground etching on wove (vellin) paper.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 21.5 x 18.3 cm. The image size is ca. 14.7 x 10.8 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 8.5 x 7.2 inch. The image size is ca. 5.8 x 4.3 inch.
Part Number: 68679
Description: Signed and marked ‘Eigen druk’ (printed by the artist) in pencil below the image. Apparently a later (1984) print run of 100 numbered copies exists.
Artists and Engravers: Made by ‘Hans van Draanen’ after own design. Hans van Draanen (Amsterdam 1931 – Utrecht 1987).