Bartholomeus van der Helst, Mother and Child

Helst, Bartholomeus van der (Haarlem 1613 – Amsterdam before 1670). Mother and Child. Sitting in a black gown with large frill, holding the little girl with her left, her right opening the prayer book on the table. Steel engraving by Albert Henry Payne (London 1812 – Leipsic 1902). C. 1845. Inscribed: B. van der Helst pinxt. / A. H. Payne sculpt. / Published for the Proprietors by A. H. Payne Dresden & Leipzig., otherwise in English-German as above. 7⅛ × 5½ in (18.2 × 14 cm).

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