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Creator:
Print made by Johann Lorenz Haid, 1702–1750, German
after Giovanni Battista Piazzetta, 1682–1754, Italian
Published by Johann Christian Leopold, 1699–1755, German
Title:
Portrait of a Man
Date:
early 1750s
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 21 x 15 1/16 inches (53.4 x 38.2 cm), Plate: 15 1/4 x 10 11/16 inches (38.7 x 27.2 cm), and Image: 14 3/4 x 10 11/16 inches (37.4 x 27.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "KHK 19"

Lettered, lower left: "Joh. Baptista Piazzetta | Venetus delineavit."; lower center left: "Lorenz Haid | sculpsit."; lower center right: "Cum Cratia et Privilegio Sacri Romani | Imperii Vicariatus."; lower right: "Johann Christian Leopold excudit | Augustae Vindelicorum."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.1369
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
beard | collar | genre subject | gesturing | light | man | moustache | old | profile | sleeve | solemn
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:23220
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