Mezzetin [graphic] ; Columbine.

Published/Created:
[London
s.n
1745?]
Physical Description:
1 print on laid paper : etching & engraving ; sheet 16 x 16 cm.
Notes:
Title from item.
Sheet trimmed within plate mark.
Eight lines of verse in two columns (four lines under each name): Mazzetin. When the mind's with cares possest ... Columbine. If wine can thus your sorrow warm ...
One of a series of prints with the Commedia dell'arte characters.
Not in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires.
Leverhulme-Auchincloss, v. 1, p. 132 ; May 1954 ; Acquisitions no.: 954-5-1-31.
Mounted to 17 x 17 cm., window mounted to 20 x 20 cm.
Abstract:
In an open landscape, Mezzetin is sitting on the ground leaning against Columbine who supports herself, half sitting on a large rock. She is pouring wine from a bottle into his mouth. An empty bottle is in her other hand.
Variant Titles:
Columbine
Topics:
Commedia dell'arte
Language:
English
Genre:
Engravings -- England -- London -- 1745
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1745
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1745
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
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Call Number:
745.00.00.45
Orbis Record:
8715618
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr01188
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10700461
PID:
digcoll:549407