Portrait of the artist Cornelis Troost c. 1740
* 1712 in Amsterdam † 1774 in Berlin
Mezzotint. Size of sheet: 14.9 x 9.2 cm.
Fine proof impression before letters with small margins around.
Literature: Wurzbach 1906-11/ 2.
Troost (1696-1750) emerged as one of the leading Dutch artists of the 18th century. At first, he mostly painted portraits; in his later paintings the subject was often a scene from a theatre play.
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