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Cornelis de Visscher, aka Cornelis Visscher the Younger

Dutch engraver and draftsman

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
One of the most important and productive Dutch portrait engravers and draftsmen of the 17th century, despite his early death. He also did engravings of biblical scenes, genre scenes, landscapes, and animal studies.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500001547.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Cornelis de Visscher, aka Cornelis Visscher the Younger:

Cornelis de Visscher Cat Asleep, 17th century Etching and engraving
Cornelis de Visscher Head of an Old Woman, 17th century Etching
Cornelis de Visscher after Lorenzo Lotto The Sculptor, 17th century Engraving
Cornelis de Visscher Den Wel Eervaren Gvilliam de Ryck, Ooge Meester tot Amsterdam, 1655 Engraving on laid paper
Cornelis Ploos van Amstel after Cornelis de Visscher Portrait of a Man, 1771 Etching
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