Jan van Aken (1616-1661) after Herman Saftleven (1609-1635)
[Antique etching, ets] J. v. Aken, after H. Saftleven. Landscape: view of the Rhine, published 1624-1661.
From a set of four landscapes overlooking the Rhine. River landscape with a man walking down a hill with a backpack. On the right the river streaming from the background. Numbered on the top left: “2”; signed below: “HL inventer / I. v Aken fecit”. Dating between 1624 – 1661.
On the verso unknown collector’s signature.
Etching on paper, trimmed close to plate mark; total: 218 x 282 mm; state III(?)/6; some light foxing and some rubbing, especially at the bottom; in very good condition. Hollstein 19.