Description: From the famous set of etchings made by Backhuizen at the age of 71. State: Third state of 3 Ref: Hollstein 2 Provenance: R. P. Goldschmidt (Lugt 2926) and R. Dietze (Lugt 2197) Seascape.
Artists and Engravers: Made by 'Ludolf Backhuizen' after own design. Ludolf Backhuysen (1631-1708) originated from Embden. He was apupil of Everdingen and Dubbels. and strongly influenced by Willem van de Velde de Jonge. He painted harbour, marine scenes and ships. He is famous for his depictions of stormy seas and shipwrecks. He painted many scenes of Dutch maritime / marine history.
Subject: Antique Master Print, untitled. Fishermen having a picknick on the beach.
Condition: Very good, given age. Thread margins. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 24 x 18 cm. The image size is ca. 23.8 x 17.8 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 9.4 x 7.1 inch. The image size is ca. 9.4 x 7 inch.
Medium: Etching on Laid paper. Watermark: Arms of Amsterdam
Location: (LATPC) Q1-502