Jacob van Schuppen (Scuppen) was born in Paris in 1670. He traveled to Vienna where he was employed as a portrait and history painter. He founded the academy in Vienna, and it is as its Principal he is here depicted. He is shown in a fur-lined robe, holding brushes and a palette in his left hand, a leaning stick in his right.
Jacobo van Schuppen
Muller after Van Schuppen Jacobo van Schuppen Vienna c. 1740 320x495mm Copper engraving Damage and staining to top margin, small loss to top of image
SKU: 3088 Category: Portraits