Frans Hals the Elder was a Dutch Golden Age painter, normally of portraits, who lived and worked in Haarlem. Hals played an important role in the evolution of 17th-century group portraiture. He is known for his loose painterly brushwork.Frans Hals (c. 1580 – August 26, 1666) wHals was also instrumental in the evolution of 17th century group portraiture.
Two volumes, 4to, with dust jackets and in black”cloth”slipcase. Primary volume: pp437 inc. index, with 408 full colour plates and 245 b/w illus. Second volume ‘Militia Pieces’: pp47, b/w and colour illus throughout Both volumes VG/VG. Slipcase has some MINIMAL handling wear, (SHELF 8) ISBN: 9061532248/9061532345 (4.50 kg) NOTE: Heavy Set, might require special shipping arrangements. OVERALLCONDITION “Like New. Inventory 1665 (2 nisa) Gift Quality