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Portrait of Jacob Hop, ca. 1750

  • burin engraving, paper
  • 182 x 113 mm
  • Inv. 2013-QQ

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Jacob Hop (Velsen 1654 - The Hague 1725) was a Dutch regent who played an important role in the War of the Spanish Succession. From 1699, he served as treasurer-general (treasurer) of the Dutch republic.


Jacob Houbraken RKD
Dordrecht 1698 - Amsterdam 1780
engravers (printmakers)AAT

Hendrik Pothoven RKD
Amsterdam ca. 1725 - 1728 - Amsterdam 1807

Theodorus Netscher RKD
Bordeaux 1661 - Hulst 1728

Isaac Tirion RKD
Utrecht 1705 - Amsterdam 1765

Title Portrait of Jacob Hop
Date ca. 1750
Period 18th century
Location Amsterdam TGN
Medium and support burin engraving AAT
Signatures, inscriptions, and markings inscription outside the depiction, below: T. Netscher pinx. 1722. AEt. 68.
inscription outside the depiction, centre below: Mr. Jacob Hop,/ Raad en Thesaurier- Generaal/ der Vereenigde Neederlanden enz.
inscription outside the depiction, centre below: H. Pothoven del, naar 't Origineel by den Hr. Mr. C. Hop, Burgermeester en Raad van Amsterdam. / J. Houbraken fe.
inscription outside the depiction, centre below: Is. Tirion excud.
stamps (tools) on the back, bottom right: Stad Gent / Museum voor Schone Kunsten
Collection print room
Object type burin engraving AAT
reproductive prints AAT
Inventory number 2013-QQ
Acquisition credit unknown
Current whereabouts Work currently not on display
Permalink https://mskgent.be/collection/work/data/2013-QQ
IIIF Manifest https://imagehub.mskgent.be/iiif/3/8540/manifest.json
Art & Architecture Thesaurus 300189808 figures (representations) AAT
300015637 portraits AAT
Keywords Iconclass 31A71 male sex; man Iconclass
31D14 adult man Iconclass
48(+431) art (+ copy, copying ~ work of art) Iconclass
61B2 historical persons Iconclass
61B2(JACOB HOB) historical person (JACOB HOB) Iconclass
School / Style Rococo AAT
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