One of his famous prints showing horses.
Good condition with no folds, tears or stains. On laid paper trimmed on plate border.
A greyhound standing in central foreground, seen in profile to right, a man seated at right with his dogs, seen from behind, a horseman and a man walking with two dogs in left background, fences in right background; from a series of twelve prints showing horses. 1651
Weigel 1843 158.12
Dirk Stoop (1610 - c.1686)
Battle painter and etcher, worked in Utrecht. Etched series of horses in 1651. 1659 to Portugal, where he was associated with court at Lisbon; he painted a portrait of Catherine of Braganza, Infanta of Portugal, in 1661. A version of this was sent to London as part of the negotiations for a marriage between Catherine and Charles II. In 1662 he accompanied Catherine to London. He remained in London until 1678, when he returned to Utrecht.
- Dirk Stoop (1610 - c.1686)
- Title of artwork
- Greyhound with sitting man and other dogs
- Signed on print
- In good condition
- Sold with frame
- Image size
- 145×193 mm