Antique Portrait Print-CORNELIS EVERTSEN THE YOUNGEST-ADMIRAL-Houbraken-c.1750

Price: € 22,50

Subject: Decorative engraved portrait of "Kornelis Evertsen, Luitenant-Admiraal van Zeeland" (1642-1706, admiral of the Dutch fleet), within an oval border.
Condition: Fine. General age-related toning and occasional light stains from handling. Please study image carefully.
Medium: Engraving/etching on verge type paper.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 11.4 x 20.2 cm. The image size is ca. 10.5 x 17.1 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 4.5 x 8 inch. The image size is ca. 4.1 x 6.7 inch.
Part Number: 26436
Location: C162-20
Description: A portrait from Wagenaar's "Tegenwoordige Staat der Nederlanden" (Amsterdam, Isaac Tirion, ca. 1740-1790).

Artists and Engravers: Artist: A. Schouman. Engraver: Jacob Houbraken (Dordrecht 1698 - Amsterdam 1780). Houbraken was a Dutch artist, engraver and art collector. Jacob spend most his time designing and engraving portraits, such as the one offered here. His father (Arnold Houbraken 1660-1719) before him was also a celebrated artist/engraver.