Portrait of Jan Vos, the PoetArtist(s)Karel DujardinObject Creation Date1662Medium & Supportetching and engraving on fine off-white laid paperDimensions
6 ⅝ in x 5 ⅛ in (16.83 cm x 13.02 cm);19 3/10 in x 14 3/10 in (49.05 cm x 36.35 cm)Subject matter
This etching by Dujardin depicts the Dutch poet Jan Vos and served as a frontispiece to a volume of Vos' poetry.Physical Description
In this bust-length portrait a man appears in dark robes and a starched white collar. He looks directly at the viewer and holds a rolled up piece of paper. Below the image is a Dutch inscription identifying the sitter as Jan Vos.Primary Object Classification Print Primary Object Typeintaglio printAdditional Object Classification(s)PrintCollection AreaWesternRights
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