Artist Cornelius Dusart, Dutch, 1660-1704
  • La jeunesse, deuxieme age
Date between 1660 and 1704
Medium Mezzotint printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 9 7/8 × 7 inches (25.1 × 17.8 cm)
Sheet: 10 1/8 × 7 1/8 inches (25.7 × 18.1 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S422
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate below inscription: Cor: Dusart inv: et fec: J. Gole exc: cum Privil: Amstelod:
Marks Stamp, in black, verso: Count Guiseppi Archinto [not the stamp illustrated in Lugt]
Stamp, verso: Scripps 1887 [added in ink to the stamp] (Lugt Suppl. 2357a]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, center bottom margin: La Jeunesse 2 Age. | La Jeunesse assouvit ses plus ardents desirs, | Cet age est la saison des amoureux plaisirs.
Inscribed, in pencil, verso: [notations]
Count Guiseppi Archinto;
October, 1887, F. Meyer (Dresden, Germany).
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Weigel, R. Supplement Au Peinture-Gravure de A. Bartsch Tome 1er Peintres et Desinateurs. Leipzig, 1843, no. 44.

Fagan, Davis A. Handbook of Prints and Drawings at the British Museum. 1876, no. 13.