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A woman holding a scythe and harvested corn, representing summer. Mezzotint by J.J. Haid, 17--.

  • Haid, Johann Jacob, 1704-1767.
Date
[between 1700 and 1799]
Reference
672557i
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Description

The woman could equally represent Ceres

Publication/Creation

Aug. Vind. [Augsburg] : J.J. Haid excud, [between 1700 and 1799]

Physical description

1 print : mezzotint ; platemark approximately 41 x 28 cm

Lettering

L'été. Tous les hommes ... scauroient en nourrir. Der Som(m)er. Es kan ein weites Feld ... in finstre Gräber legt. J.J. Haid excud. Aug. Vind.

Lettering note

Bears letter: B. Lettering "C.N. Baco" engraved below French verses, bottom left
Two quatrains below the image, in French (left) and in German (right), addressed to "Iris"

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 672557i

Languages

  • French
  • German


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