Antique Print of Harlingen, Stavoren and Sneek by Bouttats (1680)

  • Condition: Good, general age-related toning. Passe-partout/matting included. Please study image carefully.
  • Date: 1680
  • Overall size: 37 x 27.5 cm.

€ 440,–($ 517.83 / £ 401.76)

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.. Antique Print of Harlingen, Stavoren and Sneek by Bouttats (1680)

Description: Antique print titled 'Harlingen, Staveren, Sneck'. Views of the cities of Harlingen, Stavoren and Sneek, Friesland, the Netherlands. This print originates from 'Thooneel der Steden ende Sterckten van 't Vereenight Nederlandt met d'aengrensende Plaetsen soo in Brabandt Vlaenderen als anden Rhijn en elders verovert door de Waepenen der Groot-moghende Heeren Staeten onder het gheley vande seer Edele Hooghghebore Princen van Oranien', Antwerpen, 1680. This work is quite scarse and rarely offered for sale. The views are attractive with panoramic impressions of the cities set in a romantic rural or maritime scene.

Artists and Engravers: Published by G. Bouttats after I. Peeters. Gaspar Bouttats (1625-1695) was a Flemish engraver from Antwerp, mostly working for book publishers. Ioan / Jan I Peeters (1624-1677) was a Flemish painter of marine scenes. Later he also became an art dealer. He was a student of his brothers Bonaventura and Gilles. His students include his children Jan Frans and Isabelle and Adriaen van Bloemen.