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Portrait of Pieter Cornelisz. Hooft

A work made of punched engraving with etching in black on cream laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of punched engraving with etching in black on cream laid paper.




Janus Lutma, II
Dutch, 1624-1689

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Janus Lutma, II


Portrait of Pieter Cornelisz. Hooft


Netherlands (Artist's nationality:)

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Punched engraving with etching in black on cream laid paper


Inscribed verso center, in graphite: "P.C. Hooft historieur Hollandais gr. par Jean Lutma orfèuve et graveur natif d'Amsterdam (1609-1689) / Cette estampe est rare et [?] Lutma l'a gravée au ci zelet{?] au lieu du [?]. Il a gravé ainsi trois autres estampes. Savoir comme la Poëte Vondel, de Jean Lutma son Pere et le sien propre. Toutes les 4 sont tres estimées." (likely inscribed by Usslaub); lower right in graphite: "G. Usslaub."


Image: 25 × 18.5 cm (9 7/8 × 7 5/16 in.); Plate: 28.5 × 21.2 cm (11 1/4 × 8 3/8 in.); Sheet: 30.4 × 21.7 cm (12 × 8 9/16 in.)

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Purchased with funds provided by Anne Searle Bent

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