"December" (12 Months of the Year)

"December" (from the series of twelve months)

about 1680–90
Jacob Gole (Dutch, 1660–1737), After Cornelis Dusart (Dutch, 1660–1704)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 031, first state

Dimensions

Platemark: 19.8 x 15.4 cm (7 13/16 x 6 1/16 in.) Sheet: 22.4 x 16.4 cm (8 13/16 x 6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

P3273

Medium or Technique

Mezzotint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Finished by Gole. (Placed with Dusart)

Inscription

In plate, l.l.: C. Dusart In.
In graphite, b.c.: December
In plate, l.r.: J. Gole Ex. in Amstelodami Cum Privilegio.

Provenance

Early provenance not researched; Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA, November 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund