Pieter Schenk (I)

Woman baking pancakes, surrounded by children and adults; allegory of Taste
London (England), British Museum, inv./ [..]
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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, mezzotint
rectangle (portrait format) 250 x 180 mm
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  • signed and inscription bottom (positional attribute): Pet. Schenk fec et exc: Amstelod. cum Privil/ Gustus vorax/ Griet smeervet schynt hier 't volk de flensjes toe te tellen/ Het hiele dorp vergaard; en die best schokken kan/ Wint prys by Griet, en is de smakelyste man: Dus doet Griet haar den best, sy Griet den buidel swellen
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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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Entered on: 2015-03-17; Last modification: 2016-01-24


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