Original antique print showing a portrait of Petrus (or Peter) van Mastricht (or Maastricht) (1630 – 1706), a Reformed theologian.
Made by after an anonymous artist.
Medium: engraving/etching on hand laid (verge) paper.
Sheet size: 14.7 x 20.4 cm (5.79 x 8.03 inch).
Condition: fair, given age. Original folds and some creases. Brown spot bottom left. Narrow or no right margin. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
PETRUS VAN MAASTRICHT-PORTRAIT | RB-A8-02
Source unknown, to be determined. Published c. 1748.
Biography engraver: Jacob Folkema (1692-1767) was a pupil of his father and Bernard Picart. He specialised in highly finished book illustrations.