Etching, C. Dake,1887


Antique Etching Na den Maaltijd, ” After the meal”

  • Measurements: 21.5 x 16 cm. The paper 44 x 30.5cms.
  • The artwork is in good condition and has been dry cleaned.
  • This etching is also part of the collection of the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam and can be considered rare!
  • Technique Chine-collé on van Gelre paper.
  • Signed in the plate by C Dake and marked with the thistle sign


Na den Maaltijd, “After the meal”

“Na den Maaltijd” by Carel Lodewijk Dake is one of 12 limited etchings, that were published in a portfolio by a group of joined artists under the name of “De Distel”, (the Thistle)

Other artists with work in this portfolio where: Geo Poggenbeek, Wilm Steelink, Ferdinand Gustaaf Oldewelt, Jan van Essen, Nicolaas van der Waay, Jan Hillebrand Wijsmuller and Ernst Sigismund Witkamp Jr. It was published in Amsterdam under editorial of Tj. van Holkema en Warendorf, [1886-1888] This antique etching is part of the collection of the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam.

The Chine Colle etching is in great shape.

Additional information

Weight 0.250 kg
Dimensions 30.5 × 44 × 0.5 cm