Haid, Johann Jakob (1704-1767) and Haid, Johann Elias (1736-1809)
[Mezzotint] Le marchand de Ratafiat/De handelaar van Ratafia (versterkt druivensap/suikerbrandewijn).
Landscape with a pedlar selling Ratafia, walking on a road accompanied by an older woman, the man carrying a basket hung around his neck filled with bottles, a village in the background; the original composition was by David Teniers. Inscribed below: “Le Marchand de Ratafiat / J.J. Haid et filius excudit AV.”
The “Ratafia” is a liquor that can be either a fortified wine or a fruit-based beverage. It was commonly made in Italy, France, Spain and Southern Germany.
The plate is numbered as “2”.
Mezzotint on paper, trimmed within plate mark; total: 216 x 163 mm; mounted on cardboard. On verso, on the lower margin, some restorations.
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Excl. BTW € 120,00