Requires Photography

Taste (from The Five Senses series)

about 1578
Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 121; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish), [126-130]; Hirschmann 129

Dimensions

Platemark: 16.4 x 9.2 cm (6 7/16 x 3 5/8 in.) Sheet: 23.9 x 16.4 cm (9 7/16 x 6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1983.353

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, above figure: Gustus.; in lower margin: Qui netar Domini gustare suaue meretur/Non genio indulgens ille beatus erit.

Signed

Not signed

Markings

No watermark; verso, in ink: [?] & Leonard Baskin/1967.; in graphite: H[?]/B[?]/[?]

Provenance

1967, Leonard Baskin (b. 1922 - d. 2000), Northampton, Massachusetts; sold to Christopher Mendez (dealer), London; September 14, 1983, purchased from Christopher Mendez by the MFA.

Credit Line

Stephen Bullard Memorial Fund