Johannes Meyssens (1613 - 1670)
RA Collection: People and Organisations
Painter, engraver, intaglio-printer, print-publisher, print-seller, art dealer. Trained in Brussels; settled in Antwerp.
Born: 17 May 1613 in Brussels
Died: 18 September 1670
A Description Of The Works Of the ingenious Delineator and Engraver Wenceslaus Hollar, Disposed Into Classes of Different Sorts; With some Account of His Life. By George Vertue, A Member of the Society of Antiquaries. The Second Edition, with Additions. - London,: 1759.
The True Effigies Of the most Eminent Painters, And Other Famous Artists That have Flourished in Europe. Curiously Engraven on Copper-Plates. Together With an Account of the Time when they Lived, the most remarkable passages of their Lives, and most considerable Works. Very useful for all such Gentlemen as are Lovers of Art and Ingenuity. - - (London::