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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 with a Staff

Date:
early 1750s
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 15/16 x 11 5/8 inches (40.5 x 29.5 cm), Plate: 15 1/16 x 10 5/8 inches (38.2 x 27 cm), and Image: 14 7/16 x 10 5/8 inches (36.7 x 27 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "KHK 29"

Lettered, lower left: "Johann Baptista Piazzetta | Venetus delineavit."; lower center left: "Lorenz Haid | sculpsit."; lower center right: "Cum Gratia et Privilegio Sacrae Ceasareae | Majestatis"; lower right: "Johann Christian Leopold excudit | Augusta Vindelicorum. | a. 15."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.1379
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
beard | collar | gaze | genre subject | man | old | staff
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:23231
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