Frans Edmund Weirotter (1733-1771) - Dutch riverscape with round tower in front

Description
Frans Edmund Weirotter (1733-1771) - Dutch riverscape with round tower in front
Etching - Signed - Ca. 1760

With margins on a thick laid paper from the period.
One of his Dutch subjects.

Very good impressions on thick watermarked paper

In this print he captures perfectly the atmosphere of a landscape at the mouth of one of the large Dutch rivers. The city view in the background is probably after life.

Franz Edmund Weirotter ( 1733 - 1771)
Painter, draughtsman and etcher. Born Innsbruck 1733, died Vienna 1771. Trained Vienna. Paris 1759-63, then to Rome, to Vienna 1767 as professor at academy of engraving. Early sources always mention his restless character and constant movement.

Lot details
Artist
Frans Edmund Weirotter (1733-1771)
Title of artwork
Dutch riverscape with round tower in front
Year
Ca. 1760
Technique
Etching
Signature
Signed
Condition
In very good condition
Sold with frame
No
Image size
55×105 mm
Total dimensions
75×125×1 mm
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