Govaert Flinck, Anna & Maria

Flinck, Govaert (Cleve 1615 – Amsterdam 1660). Anna & Maria. The younger one reading in a book. Steel engraving by Johann Geyer (Nuremberg 1842 – Berlin 1915). 3rd quarter of the 19th century. Inscribed: Museum in Berlin. / G. Flinck pinxt. / J. Geyer sc., otherwise as above. 6⅞ × 4⅞ in (17.6 × 12.4 cm).

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“ Subject: Thanks!

Thanks for your kind reply. I wanted to comment that your thoughts on freedom (the quote that you had on the end of your message to me) are exactly the same as my beliefs.

I write, however, because I was surprised to get it from Europe … Although an American, almost all my early family were Huguenots … In fact, my relative, Jan C. is noted as the earliest C. to have arrived in N. America (in 1636, I think) … ”

(Mrs. C. F., November 14, 2003)