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de Smaak
  • Jacob Gole
    born: Amsterdam, Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands)
  • de Smaak, late 1600s–early 1700s
  • The Five Senses
  • Where object was made: Netherlands
  • mezzotint
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 131 x 110 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 5 1/8 x 4 5/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in 1986.0002.a-e matted together
  • Museum purchase: Gift of Phillips Petroleum Foundation, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1986.0002.d
Catalogue raisonné

Monochromatic image of a man in a dark circle on a light gray square. Below is a narrow band of cream with two lines of text centered in the middle. The top line is larger than the bottom. The man is facing the viewer and holds a piece of food in both hands that he has in his mouth. He is wearing a hat and has a staff tucked in to the crook of his right arm.