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Verscheijde Poorten en Portalen als Schouwmantels Ten Dienst tot Kasse en Behendeghe Stoof Kaghels geinventeert door Iacob Vennekool, Bouw-meester en Schilder

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Amsterdam (published)

  • Date:

    ca. 1650 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Vennekool, Jacob, born 1630 - died 1673 (designer)
    Gronsveld, Johannes (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    engraving on paper

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case 95, shelf D, box 99

Physical description

Plate 6 from a volume of designs for doors, portals and mantelpieces.

Place of Origin

Amsterdam (published)


ca. 1650 (published)


Vennekool, Jacob, born 1630 - died 1673 (designer)
Gronsveld, Johannes (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

engraving on paper


Height: 5.9375 in approx, Width: 7.375 in approx

Descriptive line

Plate from 'Verscheijde poorten en portalen als schouwmantels...', engraving after design by Jacob Vennekool, Amsterdam, ca. 1650

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1925, London: Board of Education, 1926.


Paper (fiber product)



Subjects depicted

Doorways; Mantel; Portals


Prints; Designs; Architectural fittings; Interiors


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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