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Les Quatres Ages de la vie humaine (The four ages of man) / L'Enfance (Childhood)

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    S.3801

  • Title (object)

    • L'Enfance (Childhood)

    Title (series)

    • Les Quatres Ages de la vie humaine (The four ages of man)
  • Description

    Interior with three playing children; a girl at centre holding a puppet and some bread (?) sidestepping the paper windmill held by the toddler in his highchair at right; in foreground a small boy making a cat stand on its hind legs, thus causing the dog at right to snarl; from a series of four plates published by Gole in Amsterdam. Mezzotint

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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1675-1704
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 252 millimetres
    • Width: 181 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with production details in lower margin: 'Corn. Dusart inv. et fec. J. Gole exc: cum Privil. Amstelod:'.
  • Curator's comments

    See Curatorial Comment for 1853,0312.159.

  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 43.II bibliographic details
    • Bartsch Undescribed bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (Sheepshanks)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    S.3801

Interior with three playing children; a girl at centre holding a puppet and some bread (?) sidestepping the paper windmill held by the toddler in his highchair at right; in foreground a small boy making a cat stand on its hind legs, thus causing the dog at right to snarl; from a series of four plates published by Gole in Amsterdam. Mezzotint

Interior with three playing children; a girl at centre holding a puppet and some bread (?) sidestepping the paper windmill held by the toddler in his highchair at right; in foreground a small boy making a cat stand on its hind legs, thus causing the dog at right to snarl; from a series of four plates published by Gole in Amsterdam. Mezzotint

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