Laurens Janszoon Coster (c370-c1440) the purported inventor of the printing press in Haarlem in 1423, 16 years before Gutenberg



This is a Digital Image not an actual print
Facsimile engraving from a 16th century original, published in ‘Woodburn’s Gallery of Rare Portraits’ by Samuel Woodburn (1785-1853), London 1816.

Copper engraving
Digital image size 3624 x 5264 px
30.7 cm x 44.6 cm (300 dpi)