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A  Company Making Music

A Company Making Music

 
 
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Summary

Dutch (artist nationality)
draughtsman, engraver, print publisher and painter (artist role)
Recto: bottom center: (within image) Crispin de Pass inuent . excudit . ; bottom: (beneath image, in Latin) Concentu vario mentesque auresque fruuntur, / Quas rapit ad Musas melle refertus amor. / Gratus is est, blanda qui carmina voce susurrat, / Atque simul cythara dulcia plectra mouet. (inscription)
Engraving. (medium)
Fine condition. Two light brown stains, one upper left corner, the other in center, on lace ruff of woman playing keyboard instrument. (condition)
The Arthur H. Clark Company, Glendale, California, 19 Mar. 1935. (provenance)
Flute, Virginal, Lute (instrument)
late 16th-early 17th century (century)
Works of art - - Groups of Musicians Indoors (miller category)

date_range

Date

1600 - 1699
person

Contributors

Passe, Crispin de -- le vieux -- 1564-1637 (artist)
create

Source

Library of Congress
copyright

Copyright info

Public Domain