Visscher, Claes Jansz (1586/87-1652)

[Original etching/ets by Claes Jansz Visscher] Bleaching fields near the Haarlemmerhout/Blekersvelden bij de Haarlemmerhout in Haarlem.

View of the outskirts of Haarlem, namely of the bleaching fields near the woods. On the left, farmers are spreading the cloths to the sun. Numbered on the bottom right corner: ‘8’. Eighth from a set of twelve views of the surroundings of Haarlem. The plate was used in G. Tysens ‘Haarlemmer Duinzang, ter eere van des zelfs vermákelyke Land- en Watergeziten, van Sandvoort af tot Haarlem. Versierd met twaalf naaukeurige Afbeeldingen’, published in Amsterdam in 1728.

Etching on laid paper with margins; plate mark: 104 x 157 mm; total: 165 x 217 mm; in good condition. Hollstein 156, Simon 134.

Incl. BTW  181,50

Excl. BTW  150,00