Als Jan de Moff (…)
Copperplate engraving/etching on hand laid (verge) paper.
Sheet size: 23 x 29,4 cm. Image size: 21,8 x 28,4 cm.
Age: 1647-1686. This state possibly a later ed. Ref: Hollstein Dutch 22-6(6).
Made by Jonas Suyderhoef after Adriaen van Ostade. Jonas Suyderhoef (Dutch; ca. 1613-1686) was a Dutch engraver from Leiden. He worked in Haarlem. He produced highly finished engravings often in collaboration with his tutor Soutman. He specialized mostly in portraits.
Condition: Good, given age. A few small holes in top part of print, probably from previous binding. Small tear top right corner, backed. Light diagonal crease. Very nice dark impression. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: JAN DE MOFF-FIDDLE-DRINKING-SMOKING