Johannes Kip 1751 - Over the Seat of John Dowell Esq

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Artist Biography:

Johannes Kip [1653 – 1722] was a Dutch draftsman and engraver who was a native of Amsterdam. He was active in England, after producing works for the court of William of Orange in Amsterdam. Kip accompanied the Court to England and settled in Westminster, where he conducted a thriving print selling business from his house in St. John's Street. He also worked for various London publishers producing engravings, largely for book illustrations. His most important works were the execution of the illustrations for Britannia Illustrata, 1708; The Ancient and Present State of Gloucestershire, 1712, and Le Nouveau Theatre de la Grande Bretagne, 1715.

Date:

1751

Source:

The Ancient and Present State of Gloucestershire

Volume:

1

Plate No.:

111

Description:

Over the Seat of John Dowell Esq

Print Method:

Copper Plate Engraving with Professionally hand coloring on Chain-linked

Condition:

Overall Excellent

Size of Print:

495 x 425 mm. (Approximately 19 1/2 x 16 ¾ inches)

Size of Leaf:

495 x 425 mm. (Approximately 19 1/2 x 16 ¾ inches)

References:

"Johannes Kip," Grove Dictionary of Art, Macmillan, 2000, http://www.artnet.com/library/04/0466/T046681.asp; Guide to British Topographical Prints, Russell, Robert pgs 20, 28, 191

Price:
$500.00
SKU:
49310
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