Joan Michael Fleischman. Konstig Letter-stempel Snyder, Geb: 1701 te Neuremberg, Overl: in Amsterdam den 17 May 1768.
Etching, rare. Paper watermarked. Plate 165 x 102mm. 6˝ x 4".
Half length seated portrait of man wearing three-cornered hat seated with tools of type sculpting trade infront of him. Joan Michael Fleischman (1701-1768) was a famous punch-cutter who was employed by the Koninklijke Joh. Enschedé in Haarlem, Netherlands; a company that specialised in print, media and security.
[Ref: 26048] £230.00