Europa, from The Four Continents

Pieter Schenck, Dutch, 1660 - 1718

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about 1700

Mezzotint on laid paper

Plate: 9 3/4 × 7 5/16 in. (24.8 × 18.6 cm)

Sheet: 9 3/4 × 7 5/16 in. (24.8 × 18.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Jean and Adolph Weil Jr. 1935 Fund

PR.2004.32.2

Geography

Place Made: Netherlands, Europe

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Research Area

Print

Not on view

Inscriptions

Signed, in plate, lower left: P. Schenck fe.; inscribed, in plate, lower center: EUROPA. / Sceptra per innumeros milla tueris avos. Ovid. 3Pont.; inscribed, in plate, lower right: Amstelod.cum Privil.; inscribed, in black ink, upper right: 58

Course History

ARTH 46, Northern Baroque Art, Joy Kenseth, Spring 2012

ARTH 17.2, FILM 50, When Media Were New, Katie Hornstein, Spring 2014

Exhibition History

A Space for Dialogue 51, The Quest for Printed Tone, Alex Vespoli, Class of 2009, Class of 1954 Senior Curatorial Intern, Main Lobby, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 4-August 16, 2009.

Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 29-May 15, 2005.

Provenance

Hill-Stone, Inc., New York, New York; sold to present collection, 2004.

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