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Creator:
Print made by Bernard Lens, 1659–1725, British
Title:
Children's Bacchanal
Date:
1680-1690s
Medium:
Mezzotint, proof before inscriptions on moderately thick, moderately textured, blued white, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 3/8 × 7 3/4 inches (28.9 × 19.7 cm) and Image: 10 5/8 × 7 3/4 inches (27 × 19.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "Lens | 374"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.1003
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
angel | carrying | cherub | children's bacchanal | climbing | cloud | crown | dance | foliage | goat | god | grapes | hornpipe | infant | kneeling | leaf | leash | mountain | niche | nude | nymph | putto | reaching | religious and mythological subject | ritual | satyr | sitting | statue | steps | tambourine | temple | tree | vine | wings
Associated People:
Bacchus
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Exhibition History:
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Fancy Pieces - Genre Mezzotints by Robert Robinson & His Contemporaries (Yale Center for British Art, 1994-11-19 - 1995-01-29)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22693
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