A beautiful Java Landscape etching/aquatint by Jan Poortenaar. Jan Christiaan Poortenaar is a Dutch graphic artist, graphic designer, painter, watercolorist, draftsman, engraver, lithographer, manufacturer of wood cuts, illustrator, author, and publisher. Poortenaar (1886-1958) was mainly self-taught but did receive lessons from Piet Wijngaerdt and Willem Witsen. From 1914-1922 he lived in London, where he made his first major etchings of Trafalgar Square and Waterloo Bride. He worked in the Dutch East Indies until 1924.
Condition: Very good.
Purchase code: P2051