Africa (L'Afrique), from The Four Continents

attributed to Justus Dankerts, Dutch, 1635 - 1701, after Pieter Schenck, Dutch, 1660 - 1718

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about 1700

Mezzotint on laid paper

Unknown

Plate: 9 15/16 × 7 5/16 in. (25.3 × 18.5 cm)

Sheet: 13 7/16 × 8 3/8 in. (34.1 × 21.2 cm)

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

PR.2004.32.8

Geography/Culture

Europe, Netherlands

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, in plate, lower left: I. Danckerts Exc.; inscribed, in plate, lower center: L‘Afrique; inscribed, in plate, lower right: cum Privilegio.; inscribed, in black ink, upper right: 81-; inscribed, in brown ink, lower right: 11 [0 (cut off)]

Exhibition History

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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