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Creator:
Print made by Bernard Lens, 1659–1725, British
after Hans Rotenhamer, 1564–1625, German
Title:

Pomona

Date:
1680-1690s
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed to plate): 13 5/8 × 10 1/16 inches (34.6 × 25.6 cm) and Image: 12 7/8 × 9 3/4 inches (32.7 × 24.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "1st state"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "1. | #302"

Lettered, lower left: "Rotenhamer Pinx."; lettered, lower center: "Pomona."; lettered, lower right: B.Lens Fe. et Ex."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.994
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
abundance | apple | basket | boy | cloud | cornucopia (motif) | embrace | fruit | goddess | gourd | grapes | infant | leaf | man | nymph | pear | Pomona | pumpkin | religious and mythological subject | Roman gods and legends | squash | tree | woman
Associated People:
Pomona
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22684
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