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

Berthold Schwarz

Additional Title(s):

Barthold le Noir Schwartz

Date:
undated
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, blued white laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 1/16 x 7 1/2 inches (25.5 x 19 cm), Plate: 9 7/8 x 7 3/8 inches (25.1 x 18.7 cm), and Image: 8 13/16 x 7 3/8 inches (22.4 x 18.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brown ink, on back, lower left: "KP"; in graphite, on back, lower left: "R"; on back, lower center: "Discourse [...] Gunpowder | Berthold Schwarz | by J. Gole | 21 x 14 | [...] Mojtvinder(?) van kot Beidkruut(?)"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.1312
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
alchemist | artillery | cap | cape | gunpowder | inventor | kiln | man | monk | oval | portrait | robe | table | working | workshop (work space)
Associated People:
Schwarz, Berthold (late 14th century), legendary alchemist
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:23161
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