Jan Luyken (1649-1712) - Prediction of St. Peter on the Day of Pentecost
Artists and Engravers: Made by 'Jan Luyken' after 'Covens-Mortier'. Jan Luyken (1649-1712) belonged to the best engravers of the period. Pieter and David Mortier were booksellers in Paris and have published a wide range of geographical works. After Pieter's death, his widow continued the business until their son Cornelius took over. Cornelius started a partnership with his brother-in-law Johannes Covens and established the famous publishing house "Covens and Mortier" in Amsterdam. They have re-issued Atlases of Sanson, de l'Isle, Visscher and de Wit.