Description: From the set "Pictorium aliquot
.effigies" published in 1610. State: First state of 2. Ref: Hollstein 83. Rare, undescribed first state before all the rework in the background.
Artists and Engravers: Made by 'Hendrick Hondius' after own design. Hendrik Hondius (1573-1650) was one the very active printmaker/publishers in the early part of the 17th. Century. He was based in The Hague.
Subject: Antique Master Print, titled: 'Ioannes ab Eyck pictor.' - Portrait of the painter Jan van Eyck.
Condition: Excellent, given age. Large margins. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 18.3 x 27.2 cm. The image size is ca. 12.3 x 20.8 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 7.2 x 10.7 inch. The image size is ca. 4.8 x 8.2 inch.
Medium: Engraving on hand laid paper. Watermark: Pot
Location: (LATPC) Q1-232