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The Five Senses (Taste)

Abraham de Blois (Netherlandish, 1679–1720), After Andreas Both (Netherlandish, 1608–before 1649)


Catalogue Raisonné

Le Blanc I, p.389, 29-33; Wurzbach 2

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.6 x 12.1 cm (6 1/8 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

B539.2

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In plate, below image: Gustus le Gout de Smaak

Signed

not signed

Markings

Verso: Lugt 207 (W. P. Babcock, 1826-1899, Paris) and in black ink 2/5...539

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (b. 1826 – d. 1899); his bequest to the MFA 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock