Antique Portrait Print-JAN VAN BORSSELE VAN DER HOOGHE-TIRION-Houbraken-c.1760

Price: € 22,50

Subject: Decorative engraved portrait of "Jr. Jan van Borssele, Vry Heer van Borssele en ter Hooghe, Eerste Edele van Zeeland enz." (Jan van Borssele van der Hooghe, The Hague 1707-1764). Within an oval border.
Condition: Excellent, given age. Small hole from binding in the left margin. General age-related toning and/or occasional light staining from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Medium: Engraving/etching on verge type paper.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 13 x 20.5 cm. The image size is ca. 11 x 17.5 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 5.1 x 8.1 inch. The image size is ca. 4.3 x 6.9 inch.
Part Number: 26460
Location: C162-42
Description: A portrait from Wagenaar's "Tegenwoordige Staat der Nederlanden" (Amsterdam, Isaac Tirion, ca. 1740-1790).

Artists and Engravers: Artist: A. Schouman, in life (1758). 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.