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Taste, from the series The Five Senses, ca. 1632 - 1670

  • burin engraving, paper
  • 109 x 157 mm
  • Inv. 2014-KK-3

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A peasant woman breastfeeds her baby. Two other women water a child from a pitcher.


Frederick Bloemaert RKD
Utrecht ca. 1614 - 1617 - Utrecht 1690
engravers (printmakers)AAT

Abraham Bloemaert RKD
Gorinchem 1566 - Utrecht 1651

Nicolaes I Visscher
Amsterdam 1618 - Amsterdam 1679

Title Taste, from the series The Five Senses
Date ca. 1632 - 1670
Period 17th century
Location Amsterdam TGN
Medium and support burin engraving AAT
Signatures, inscriptions, and markings printed inscription outside the depiction, centre below: Gustus
printed inscription bottom right, outside the depiction: 3
Collection print room
Object type burin engraving AAT
Inventory number 2014-KK-3
Acquisition credit unknown
Current whereabouts Work currently not on display
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IIIF Manifest https://imagehub.mskgent.be/iiif/3/11569/manifest.json
Art & Architecture Thesaurus 300189808 figures (representations) AAT
300055866 allegory (artistic device) AAT
Keywords Iconclass 21D water (one of the four elements) Iconclass
31A3 the (five) senses Iconclass
31A34 taste, tasting (one of the five senses) Iconclass
31A72 female sex; woman Iconclass
31AA235 sitting figure - AA - female human figure Iconclass
31D111 infant, baby ~ the ages of man Iconclass
31D13 adolescent, young woman, maiden Iconclass
41A18 hut, cabin, lodge Iconclass
41A773 container of ceramics: jar, jug, pot, vase Iconclass
41A7751 container made of plant material other than wood: basket Iconclass
41C12 drinking Iconclass
41C324 tankard Iconclass
41D221(HAT) head-gear: hat Iconclass
41D221(HEADSCARF) head-gear (HEADSCARF) Iconclass
42A3 mother and baby or young child Iconclass
42A30 motherhood Iconclass
42A31 nursing, suckling Iconclass
42G2112 mother (first degree family relationships) Iconclass
48(+431) art (+ copy, copying ~ work of art) Iconclass
School / Style Baroque AAT
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