Plate coloured (a-la-pouppee) aquatint etching with additional hand colouring. on wove (vellin) paper. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 40 x 35.5 cm. The image size is ca. 31.5 x 27 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 15.7 x 14 inch. The image size is ca. 12.4 x 10.6 inch.
Antique print, titled: ‘Rupelmonde. Aan de Vecht bij de Nieuwersluis. – Rupelmonde. Au Vecht, pres de Fort de Nieuwersluis.’ – Colourful rare view of the Rupelmonde estate on the river Vecht, near Nieuwersluis, The Netherlands. With fishermen, carriages, horses and a towing boat. The house was built in c.1650 in the Louis XIV style. It the 18th c. it was occupied by the Amsterdam merchant Jean de Wolf and it was named Bereveld. A later occupant came from Rupelmonde and changed the name. Very rare. Published in Amsterdam by P. Boscelle & Co, c. 1810-1820.Artists and Engravers: Made by ‘J.A. Lutz’ after ‘Hermanus Numan’. J.A. Lutz / Loutz was an etcher / engraver active in The Netherlands (1809-1822) and Germany. Possibly based on a drawing and engraving by H. Numan, dated 1793. Hermanus Numan (1744-1820) was a Dutch portrait and landscape painter, designer and engraver from Ezinge. He was a pupil of Jan Augustin in Haarlem and later worked in Paris (where he worked with Le Bas) and Amsterdam.
Condition: Good, given age. Light soiling in 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-RUPELMONDE ESTATE-VECHT-NIEUWERSLUIS-NUMAN-LUTZ-C.1810