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Creator:
Print made by Pieter Schenck, 1660–1719, Dutch
Title:
Quid Juvat Errores Mersa
Date:
undated
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, blued white, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 1/4 × 7 7/16 inches (26 × 18.9 cm), Plate: 9 9/16 × 7 1/16 inches (24.3 × 17.9 cm), and Image: 8 15/16 × 7 1/16 inches (22.7 × 17.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "6"

Lettered, lower left: "P. Schenck fec: cum Privil. Amstelod. | Helaas. ik heb maar eens. maar eens van dat geproesch, | Dat de arme maagdekens den boesem op doet Swellen."; lettered, lower center: "QUID JUVAT ERRURES MERSA, | IAM PUPPE FATERI."; Lettered, lower right: "K' Verwacht nu anders niet als Schimpen Smaalen. quellen. | Myn fiekte is elk een klucht. terwylse my bedroesd. | Lud. Smith.M.D."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.1135
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22980
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