Antique Print-PORTRAIT-ADRIAAN VAN BORSSELE-Schouman-Van Helmont-Houbraken-1760

Price: € 29,50

Subject: Antique print, titled: 'Adriaan van Borssele.' - This print shows the decorative engraved portrait of Adriaan van Borssele.
Condition: Very good, given age. Margins cropped close to the image edge. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Medium: Etching/engraving on hand laid paper.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 11.4 x 19 cm. The image size is ca. 11.1 x 17.8 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 4.5 x 7.5 inch. The image size is ca. 4.4 x 7 inch.
Part Number: 56234
Location: C285-29
Description: Source unknown, to be determined.

Artists and Engravers: Made by 'Jacob Houbraken' after 'A. Schouman after J. van Helmont'. 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. Aart Schouman (1710-1792) was active in Dordrecht, this multitalented artist made paintings, watercolours and prints.