Etching on hand laid (verge) paper. Watermark: Coat of arms of Lier, to be dated c. 1700. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 28.5 x 19.5 cm. The image size is ca. 20.6 x 12.6 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 11.2 x 7.7 inch. The image size is ca. 8.1 x 5 inch.
Antique print, titled: ‘Lepelenburg aen Utrecht. (original full title)’ – Lepelenburg just outside the remparts of Utrecht. Plate 5 from a series. Later impression c. 1700.Artists and Engravers: Made by ‘Roelant Roghman’ after own design. Roelant Roghman (1627-1692) made a very famous set of drawings of Castles in the Netherlands around 1647. He made several sets of etchings. He is said to have been a friend of Rembrandt.
Condition: Very good, given age. Wide margins. Remains of paper from previous attachment on rear. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: RARE ANTIQUE PRINT-LEPELENBURG AEN UTRECHT-ROGHMAN