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Creator:
Print made by Jacob Gole, 1660–1737, Dutch
Title:

Arithmetica

Part Of:

Collective Title: The Seven Liberal Arts

Date:
ca. 1690
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 1/8 x 10 3/8 inches (25.7 x 26.3 cm), Plate: 10 3/16 x 7 1/2 inches (25.8 x 19 cm), and Image: 9 5/8 x 7 3/8 inches (24.4 x 18.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower left: "6/"

Lettered in black ink, lower left: "I. Gole Fecit et excud: Amstelodami, | K Ben de edle Rekenkonst, man zet me, als t' hoost voor aan; | Due my niet kend, zal geen der zevene verstaan."; lower center: "ARITHMETICA."; lower right: "Cum Privilegio Ord: Holl: et West-frisi | Rien ne peut egaler ma fiance profonde. | Et je suis necessaire a tous les Arts du Monde."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.932
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bell | books | chair | chalkboard | costume | curtains | desk | earrings | flounces | genre subject | gown | ink bottle | interior | mathematician | mathematics | necklace | office | paper | quill | studying | veil | writing (processes)
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22623
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