François Collignon, Stefano della Bella, Mariette 1600's
François Collignon, Stefano della Bella, Mariette 1600's François Collignon, Stefano della Bella, Mariette 1600's François Collignon, Stefano della Bella, Mariette 1600's François Collignon, Stefano della Bella, Mariette 1600's

François Collignon, Stefano della Bella, Mariette 1600's

'Landscape with Windmill and House'

Museum quality master etching

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'Landscape with Windmill and House'

etched circa. 1643–46

Depicting a large windmill and cottage in centre, with a group of seated people and horse foreground left, a horse and cart centre left and another mill in the distance.

by

François Collignon
 

after

Stefano della Bella

Stefano della Bella; 1610-1664, Italian draughtsman and printmaker known for etchings of a great variety of subjects, including military and court scenes, landscapes, and lively genre scenes. He left only 1052 prints, and several thousand drawings, but only one known painting. He was born and died in Florence, Italy.

François Collignon; 1609-1687, French engraver, print-seller and publisher. Collignon was born in Nancy, France. He initially locally trained in the studio of Jacques Callot. After 1630 he moved to Italy where he continued his studies and established his own business. Although he started as an engraver, Collignon became a major figure in publishing and print-selling. Artists he produced works for included Pietro Testa, Cornelis Bloemaert, Pietro da Cortona, Nicolas Poussin, Charles Le Brun, Simon Vouet, and Jean Le Pautre. He died in Rome January 18, 1687

Published by Pierre Mariette; 1596–1657, French.

An engraving which is bright and unfaded in black ink, the image print within an evident platemark and impression on a laid paper sheet measuring approximately 20 cms. x 11 cms. (8 x ins.) with makers watermark. The mount measures 34 cms. x 27 cms. (13½  x 10½ ins.)

as can be found at;  
http://www.metmuseum.org/collection/the-collection-online/search/382222?rpp=30&pg=1&ft=Landscape+with+Windmill+and+House&pos=1

 The sheet is mounted by archival hinges to a hinged washline mount and is unframed, the condition of the image and sheet is good, with minor foxing, toning and handling marks condusive with age.

Cat: 141129-2