GRIMBURGWAL - AUCTION . Fouquet 1783


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Original antique copperengraving. Uncoloured

“GEZICHT van het OUDE-ZYDS-HEEREN-LOGEMENT, te Amsterdam, van 

Binnen te zien, benevens de manier der verkoopingen van Schilderyen aldaar.”

Te Amsterdam by P. Fouquet junior.

Titels under the engraving.   On the left in Dutch, on the right in French.

Drawn and engraved by  H.Schoute, circa 1765 for P. Fouquet.

From : Nieuwe Atlas, van de voornaamste gebouwen en gezichten der stad Amsterdam met  derzelver

beknopte beschrijvingen by P. Fouquet Jr.    Published in Amsterdam in 1783 & 1784.

 

The engraving shows the Heerenlogement ( Hotel for high officials ) on  the Grimburgwal.

It was built in 1646 by Philip Vingbooms.  Amalia van Solms, Peter the Great and the 

Dutch Governour  and king of England William III were sleeping here. 

Also used as seen on the engraving for auctions of paintings

 

Format engraving : 29,5 x 26 cm.  ( 11.6 x 10,2 inches. )

 


Material
Paper
Dimensions
29.5 x 26 cm
Reference
W.364
Price
€ 225
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