Anonymous, after Gerrit van Giessen (1692/3-ca. 1750)
[Antique print, etching] ‘t KOOREN-HUIS/Koorenhuis aan Prinsengracht Den Haag, published ca. 1735.
View on the Koorenhuis on the Prinsengracht in The Hague (Koorenhuis op Prinsengracht in Den Haag) . Three boats on the canal. In the foreground, men and women walking and conversing.
This print was used in: Jacob de Riemer’s: “Beschryving van ‘s-Graven-Hage…” Delft and Den Haag, 1730-1739.
Titled above, on a ribbon: ‘ ‘t KOOREN-HUIS.’ Signed at bottom: ‘G.v. Giessen del. / R. Boitet Excud. Cum Privil’.
Etching on paper with margins; plate mark: 287 x 347 mm, total: 310 x 382 mm; printed on two sheets of paper, joined in the middle. Slightly aging paper, some smudges on the most external margins, otherwise in very good condition.