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Antique Master Print-JANE SCRIMSHAW-126 YEAR OLD WOMAN-Faber-1710
- Antique Master Print, titled: 'Iane Scrimshaw, age hunrde twenty six april ye 3rd 1710.' - Portrait of Jane Scrimshaw, reportedly 126 years old at the time. Mezzotint on hand laid paper. Made by 'John Faber' after own design. John Faber, Sr. (c. 1660–1721) was a Dutch portrait mezzotint engraver active in London, where he set up a shop for producing and marketing his own work. His son John Faber, Jr. was also active in this field. Condition: Good, given age. Thread margins, some foxing. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully. The overall size is ca. 6.1 x 7.9 inch. The image size is ca. 6.1 x 7.9 inch. The overall size is ca. 15.6 x 20 cm. The image size is ca. 15.6 x 20 cm.
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