Banquet Piece with Rummer, Lobster, and Fruit

Robert Robinson, English, active 1674 - died 1706
after Pieter Schenck, Dutch, 1660 - 1718


late 17th century

Mezzotint on laid paper

Plate: 9 1/8 × 7 1/4 in. (23.2 × 18.4 cm)

Sheet: 11 1/8 × 8 1/2 in. (28.3 × 21.6 cm)

Mount: 12 1/8 × 9 1/4 in. (30.8 × 23.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Class of 1935 Memorial Fund



Place Made: England, United Kingdom, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, lower left: I Smith ex :

Course History

ITAL 10, The Culture of Food in Italian Literature, 1300-2013, Tania Convertini, Winter 2014

ITAL 10, Introduction to Italian Literature: Masterworks and Great Issues, Tania Convertini, Winter 2015

ITAL 10.06, Culture of Food in Italian Literature, Matteo Gilebbi, Winter 2020

ITAL 10.06, Culture of Food in Italian Literature, Matteo Gilebbi, Winter 2021

Art History 38.04, Food and Art: Global History, Nicola Camerlenghi, Spring 2023


Jan Johnson Old Master & Modern Prints Inc., Montreal, Quebec; sold to present collection, 1999.

Catalogue Raisonne

Wesseley 479, New Haven, 1994, no. 21.

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