Excellent condition with no folds, stains or other flaws. Rare impression print on very thin oil like paper. A rare work, only 16 etchings known by this painter engraver!
A loosely clad female, in a woodland setting, pauses as she is about to cross a small brook.
Same print is in the Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco
Lodewyk de Deyster (printmaker; painter/draughtsman; Flemish; 1656 - 1711)
Painter, etcher and mezzotinter born in Bruges; pupil of Jan I Maes; 1682-1688 travelled to Italy with Anthonie van den Eeckhout; 1688 returned to Bruges and Master in the Guild; 1692 married Dorothea van den Eeckhout; father of Anna Louise de Deyster; also dealer in fabrics; made musical instruments with his daughter; 1711 died in Bruges. Lots of paintings lost. 16 etchings with old testament themes; one known mezzotint.
- Lodewyck de Deyster
- Title of artwork
- Hagar going into the desert
- Not signed
- In good condition
- Sold with frame
- Image size
- 130×170 mm
- Total dimensions
- 210×310×1 mm