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Ruins of the Abbey of Rijnsburg, Large Version, Hercules Segers, c. 1615 - c. 1630

etching, h 193mm × w 315mm More details

Here the rocks are painted red and the sky blue. The interplay of the printed yellowish white lines and the overpainting yielded a hybrid artwork, a cross between a painting and a print. The varnish was applied later and has browned in the course of time.