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Creator:
Print made by Pieter Schenck, 1660–1719, Dutch
Title:

Difficile est Abscondere Pectoris Aestus

Date:
undated
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, blued white, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 3/16 × 7 1/2 inches (25.9 × 19.1 cm), Plate: 9 3/4 × 7 1/16 inches (24.8 × 17.9 cm), and Image: 9 3/8 × 7 inches (23.8 × 17.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

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

Lettered, lower left: "P. Schenck Fec exc: Amstelod: C.P. | De losse Aurora knielt. doch onder t"stil gebedt, | Sy op de kerkdeur meer als op de spreekstoel let:"; lettered, lower center: "DIFFICILE EST | ABSCUNDERE | PECTORIS AESTUS."; lettered, lower right: "Daar Sentese er oogen om, met dertle minnelonken | Den latten hoveling, als int Salet, te ontvonken. | Lud: Smith M.D."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.1136
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:22981
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