Pieter Cornelisz. Hooft
Lutma, Jan II; printmaker; Dutch artist, 1624-1689
black carbon ink; medium
laid paper; support
height, plate, 287, mm
width, plate, 211, mm
height, sheet, 289, mm
width, sheet, 214, mm
bequeathed; 1816; Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount
The dotted manner of the printed surface was created by Lutma hammering the plate with a goldsmith's punch. Pieter Cornelisz Hooft (1581-1647) was a poet, dramatist and historian.
inscription; plate upper centre; printed; P. C. - HOOFT.
inscription; image lower centre; printed; ALTER TACITUS.
signature; plate lower centre; printed; OPUS MALLEI PER IANUM LUTMA.
; verso; graphite; 247
; verso; graphite; 7
Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish); 7 Only state
Object Number: 31.K.12-3
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 86251; input: 2003-04-01; modified: 2017-01-19)