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Claes Jansz. Visscher

Dutch draftsman, printmaker, and publisher

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Claes Jansz. Visscher, the younger sometimes marked his prints with a monogram composed of a C, an I, and a V. The monogram may be followed by the last letters of Visscher's last name "iácher". Various sources have confused this artist with Claes Jansz. Visscher, also known as Piscator, ca. 1550-1612.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500015243.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Claes Jansz. Visscher:

Claes Jansz. Visscher Departure of the Expelled Remonstrants from the Hague, 1619, 1619 Etching with letterpress (broadsheet) on lightweight beige laid paper
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