Pieter Schenk (I)

Merchant selling glasses to an old woman; allegory of Sight
Amsterdam, Rijksprentenkabinet, inv./ [..]
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Physical connection
Reference in ‘composite artworks’: artworks that are/were connected, such as alterpieces, decorative pieces incorporated in panelling, and works of art that were intended to be displayed together, such as pendants and series.

part of a series

reeks met de vijf zintuigen
paper, engraving, mezzotint, watercolor
rectangle (portrait format) 249 x 184 mm
Information about the signature, dating, inscription or any other mark on the front or back of the art work
  • signed and inscription bottom (positional attribute): Pet: Schenk fec: et exc: Amstelod: cum Privil:/ Visus rusticus/ Hans Flodder veilt syn waar hier, met een staatig weesen,/ Aan Keesje, Klaas en Gys; hy loopt syn glas; sy bien:/ Maar malle Jutte, die nooit letters heeft gesien,. Wil iuist een bril, waar mee sy 't Vader ons kan leesen
Current attribution
Pieter Schenk (I)
Exact or approximate dating of the described art work; the search parameters adopted for this art work in this database, are found in brackets.
1675 - 1711
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Such as a preparatory studie, comparable composition, other version, or copy of the artwork in this record.
Exhibitions and literature
Visual documentation
Entered on: 2015-03-16; Last modification: 2016-03-08


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