Anonymous after Visscher, Claes Jansz II (1587-1652)

[Original etching and engraving/ets en gravure] ‘De broeders Kornelis en Joan de Witt, in een vertrek der gevangen poorte in den Haage, overvallen door eenige burgers’; Cornelis and Johan de Witt captured in their home, 1672.

The brothers De Witt ambushed at home, to be arrested and killed. Inscription in image’s lower center: ‘S. Fokke. del. et fec. 1755’. Title in lower margin: ‘De Broeders Kornelis en Joan de Witt […] twintigsten Augustus 1672’; ‘Is. Tirion excudit.’ Used in: J. Wagenaar, Vaderlandsche historie, I. Tirion, Amsterdam 1749-1759, vol. 14.

Etching and engraving on laid paper, close cut margins; platemark: 167 x 209 mm; total: 199 x 236 mm; two vertical folds; small stains in the margins; paper slightly darkened at the edges. Muller 2397a.

Incl. BTW  54,45

Excl. BTW  45,00