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John Faber the Elder
Nationality: 
english
Gender: 
Male
Birth Date: 
1660
Birth Place: 
The Hague
Death Date: 
1721
Death Place: 
Bristol
Dutch artist, originally known for drawing portraits and miniaturist painting. He moved to London, with is son, and opened a print shop associated with engraving portraits of notable figures from the colleges at Oxford. His son's work is considered far superior. c. 1660, the Hague - 1721, Bristol. Checked in J.C. Smith, British Mezzotint Protraits