- The Confession
- between 1681 and 1688
- Mezzotint on medium, moderately textured, cream laid paper
- Sheet: 10 1/2 × 8 1/16 inches (26.6 × 20.5 cm) and Image: 10 1/16 x 7 7/8 inches (25.5 x 20 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, lower center: "A Lovely La[...] [...] for [...] come"; on back, center: "4- 307 - | void [...] Rufuli(?)"; on back, lower center: "337"
Lettered in black ink, lower left: "Moroone pinx. :"; lower right: "I Beckett ex: et fe :"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- bowl (vessel) | chair | cloak | commentary | confession | cross (object) | crucifix | curls | genre subject | gesture | hands | interior | kneeling | listening | man | masturbation | monk | painting (visual work) | parody | pattern (design element) | pointing | praying | religious and mythological subject | rope | satire | smiling | water | woman
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Print made by Isaac Beckett, 1652/3–1719, British, The Confession, between 1681 and 1688
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