VAN VLIET, Jan Gillisz
(1600-10 – 1668):

Two amorous Couples at an Inn

Etching and engraving, 1633-35. Hollstein 16; Rembrandthuis 46. Second state of five, with added hatching on the bed-curtain but before all publishers’ addresses
Watermark: Initials GH? (possibly a partly-visible 4HP)

A superb, rich, dark impression with thread margins all round. A repaired nick at the top edge, slight skinning verso, otherwise in excellent condition. 211 x 292mm.
$6,500