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Identification and Creation
Object Number
G211
People
Hendrik Bary, Dutch (1640 - 1707)
After Frans van Mieris the Elder, Dutch (Leiden, Netherlands 1635 - 1681 Leiden, Netherlands)
Title
Young Woman Gone to Sleep over Her Wine
Other Titles
Original Language Title: De Wijn Is een Spotter (Proverbs 20:1)
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1670
Culture
Dutch
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Engraving
Dimensions
29.1 × 19.7 cm (11 7/16 × 7 3/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: Prov: Cap 20 ver. 1 / De wijn is een spotter / Hier leend Barÿ de handt aen Mieris groote geest, / dus kan het Konigs woord 'tgesigt als dóoren raken. / de dronkenschap bespot sig selven altÿd meest / hoewel Z' op anderen haar overlast wil braken. / F. van Mieris figuravit 1664 HBary Sculp. 1670 Chr: Pierson / Petrus Schenk Iunior Excudit N.41
Provenance
Francis Calley Gray, bequest to nephew, 1856.
William Gray, gift to Harvard University, 1857.
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
State
iii
Standard Reference Number
H. 11
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of William Gray from the collection of Francis Calley Gray
Object Number
G211
Division
European and American Art
Contact
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