Original antique print showing a portrait of Steven Jan van Geuns (1767-1795), a Dutch botanist.
Made by Reinier Vinkeles after C. van Geelen.
Medium: Etching / Stipple engraving on wove paper.
Sheet size: 23 x 9.8 cm (9.06 x 3.86 inch).
Condition: very good, given age. 15. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
STEVEN JAN VAN GEUNS-BOTANIST-PORTRAIT | PCO-C45-10
Published in The Netherlands by van Paddenburg & Zn. dated 1796.
Biography engraver: Reinier Vinkeles (Amsterdam. 1741-1816), was an 18th-century painter and engraver from the Northern Netherlands, who was the later teacher of several talented artists. He studied for some ten years with Jan Punt and joined the Amsterdam Stadstekenacademie.