Antique Print-GENRE-PORTRAIT-WOMAN-66-Ostade-Deuchar-ca. 1780

Price: € 29,50

Subject: Antique print, untitled. Study of a woman.
Condition: Good, given age. Small margins, laid down on a support. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Medium: Etching on wove paper.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 3.8 x 3.9 cm. The image size is ca. 3.2 x 3.3 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 1.5 x 1.5 inch. The image size is ca. 1.3 x 1.3 inch.
Part Number: 64254
Location: C335-33
Description: From a later edition of the complete works of Deuchar (A Collection of etchings after the most eminent Masters ..., first published in 1803.) This ed. which varies quite a bit from the earlier version, with less prints, but many more prints by Deuchar himself and others, we estimate was printed around 1870. The original work, was printed in a limited number for Deuchar's art friends. As such they are quite scarse. The date in our titles is the date the etchings were originally etched.

Artists and Engravers: Made by 'David Deuchar' after 'Adriaen van Ostade'. David Deuchar (1743-1808) worked as an engraver and etcher in Edinburgh. Born in Haarlem in 1610, Adriaen van Ostade trained with Frans Hals. He remained in this city for the rest of his life and died here in 1685. Very influential artist, who had pupils like Cornelis Bega, Cornelis Dusart and Jan Steen. His etched work consis