- Museum number
- Object: Johannes a Goyen, Natione Batavus, Genuinus Pictor Regionum
Portrait of Dutch painter Jan van Goyen, half-length standing almost in profile to left, looking to front, his hands resting on some books in front of him, wearing a hat and a cloak around his shoulders; soiled plate-edges
- Production date
Height: 218 millimetres
Width: 168 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- This is first state, for impressions of the second state see S.4304 and D,8.23. The paper is brownish.
After a portrait painting by Gerard Ter Borch, now in the Collection of the Prince of and in Liechtenstein, Vaduz; see Arthur K. Wheelock, 'Gerard ter Borch', Washington, 2004, cat.no.21.
This print was issued as a black and white facsimile by the British Museum in 'Reproductions of Prints in the British Museum', Third Series Part VII (Specimens of Etching by the Later Dutch Masters 1640-1700), Published by the Trustees, in 1913 where it was number XXV and described there as 'Carel De Moor. Portrait of Jan van Goyen.'; see 1913,0521.1.25 (Shelfmark 245*.b.36).
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- For the history of the acquisition of the Sheepshanks collection, please see Sheepshanks.1
- Prints and Drawings
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Other BM number: S.4303