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

L'Age du Fer

Additional Title(s):

L'Aage de Fer

The Iron Age

Date:
undated
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 1/4 x 7 1/2 inches (26 x 19.1 cm), Plate: 9 13/16 x 7 1/8 inches (25 x 18.1 cm), and Image: 9 1/16 x 7 1/16 inches (23 x 18 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered in black ink, lower left: "I. Gole Fecit et excud: Amstelodami. | 'T yzer wat men ziet, weg, Yzere Eeuw, ga voort! | Hou een maal op met uw verwoede mensche moord!"; lower center: "L'AAGE DE FER."; lower right: "Cum Privilegio Ord: Holl: et West-srifice. | Fer Carnage Feu Sang, meurtre cruelle rage, | Fureur et Trahison, ce trouuent en mon Aage."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.939
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
armor | battle | bows (costume accessories) | cave | costume | death | embroidery | feathers | fighting | flounces | gown | helmet | historical subject | Iron Age | men | murder | shield | spears (weapons) | sword | woman
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22630
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