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  • Place of origin:

    Netherlands (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    1634-1692 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Visscher, Jan, born 1635 - died 1692 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching on paper.

  • Credit Line:

    Presented by Sydney Vacher, Esq., A.R.I.B.A.

  • Museum number:

    E.3768-1908

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case F, shelf 2, box B

Physical description

Etching of a Dutch interior with peasants dancing.

Place of Origin

Netherlands (possibly, made)

Date

1634-1692 (made)

Artist/maker

Visscher, Jan, born 1635 - died 1692 (made)

Materials and Techniques

Etching on paper.

Marks and inscriptions

Lettered Hier is al weer de vreught. etc. Joan de Visscher fecit.
Ad. van Ostade pinxit. Nicolaus Visscher excudit.
Inscription from: Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, Accessions: 1908, London: Printed For His Majesty's Stationery Office, Eyre and Spottiswoode, Ltd., 1909

Dimensions

Height: 10 in, Width: 13 7/8 in

Descriptive line

Etching by Jan Visscher: Dutch interior; peasants dancing.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, Accessions: 1908, London: Printed For His Majesty's Stationery Office, Eyre and Spottiswoode, Ltd., 1909

Materials

Paper (fiber product)

Techniques

Etching (printing process)

Subjects depicted

Dance; Peasant; Interior

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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