Cornelius Jansens pictor, or, Janson [art original] / A. Hanneman p. ; Vertue delin.

Creator:
Vertue, George, 1684-1756
Published/Created:
[England]
[between 1720 and 1756?]
Physical Description:
1 drawing : red and black crayon, with white highlights on laid paper ; image 17 x 13.8 cm, mounted on sheet 19 x 14 cm
Notes:
Title from item.
Drawing that was used as a basis for an engraving of Johnson in: Anecdotes of painting in England / by Mr. Horace Walpole. [Strawberry-Hill] : Printed by Thomas Farmer at Strawberry-Hill, MDCCLXII [1762], v. 2, opp. p. 4.
George Vertue, English artist, 1684-1756.
Purchased by Horace Walpole from Vertue's widow. Sold to Evans at the Strawberry Hill sale, viii.122. Purchased by Wilmarth S. Lewis from Drake, December 1949.
Not in Manuscript Catalogue of 1763, but recorded in the Description of Strawberry Hill, 1774, among the rare books of prints and drawings in the library.
Title inscribed on mount in brown ink: Cornelius Jansens Pictor. Added later below title in black ink and in same hand: or Janson.
Inscription in brown ink, lower left: A. Hanneman p.
Inscription in brown ink, lower center: Vertue delin.
Inscription in ink, in Horace Walpole's hand, lower right: was in possession of A. Russel P.
Abstract:
Drawing of Cormelius Johnson (1593-1661), English born painter. During the English Civil War, moved to Netherlands in late 1643; believed to have died in Utrecht in 1661.
Variant Titles:
Cornelius Janson
Associated Names:
Hanneman, Adriaen, 1604-1671 [Artist]
Topics:
Johnson, Cornelius, 1593-1661
Walpole, Horace, 1727-1797
Language:
Latin
Genre:
Artists -- British -- Portraits
Crayon drawings -- British -- 18th century
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Call Number:
Folio 49 3664.8
Orbis Record:
8084790
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr19070
Citation:
George Vertue, Cornelius Jansens pictor. The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
16034608
PID:
digcoll:2814238