Engraving on hand laid paper. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 12 x 20.5 cm. The image size is ca. 12 x 20.5 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 4.7 x 8.1 inch. The image size is ca. 4.7 x 8.1 inch.
Antique print, titled: ‘De Joanne Maio pictore.’ – Portrait of the painter Jan Cornelis Vermeyen. Published by Hendrik Hondius in 1610. State: Only state. Ref: New Hollstein 94.Artists and Engravers: Made by ‘Hendrik Hondius’ after an anonymous artist. Hendrik Hondius / Hond, ‘the elder’ (1573-1650) was a Dutch designer and engraver from Duffel. He was a pupil of Jan Wierix and Jan Vredeman de Vries. He was a very active printmaker/publishers in the early part of the 17th. Century. He first worked abroad and then settled in The Hague. He mostly engraved portraits.
Condition: Very good, given age. Cut just outside the plateline, damaged lower left corner General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: ANTIQUE PRINT-PORTRAIT-JAN CORNELIS VERMEYEN-PAINTER-HONDIUS