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Creator:
Print made by Johann Philip Koch, ca. 1716–1796, German
after Johann Esaias Nilson, 1721–1788, German
Published by Johann Philip Koch, ca. 1716–1796, German
Title:
Le Ete - Der Sommer
Date:
undated
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 7/8 × 19 1/4 inches (40.3 × 48.9 cm) and Plate: 13 1/4 × 16 3/4 inches (33.7 × 42.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "KHK2"

Lettered inside image: "Le Eté | Der Sommer"; lower left: "Ioh. Esaias Nilson inv. et. delin."; lower right: "Ioh. Phil. Koch Sculp. et excudit"; lower left: "Quand on dans la verdure est as | sis a la terre, | Et chante avec plaisir tres musiqua | lement, | Un galant apporte bientot de | la bierre. | Dan cette Compagnie on est tou- | jour content."; lower right: "Wenn man in grünen fitzt in | angenehimer Lust, | Und eine Engels - Stimm in eine | Harffe Singet, | So labt man offtermahls auch | unsere matte Brust, | Wann ein Geliebter uns etwas zu | trinken bringet."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Accession Number:
B1970.3.1352
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
angels | barrels | beer | book | Cartouche | chalice | dresses | flowers | genre subject | grapes | harp | men | Nature | parasol | plants | religious and mythological subject | Rococo | scrolling foliage | sitting | summer | sun | waterfall | wings | women
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:23202
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