Print, Design for a Knife Handle Showing Prudence, 1600–1675
This is a Print. It was designed by Giullaume du Thielt. It is dated 1600–1675 and we acquired it in 1946. Its medium is etching on off-white laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
It is credited
Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. A. Murray Young.
Its dimensions are
L x W: 9.2 x 1.3 cm (3 5/8 x 1/2 in.)
It has the following markings
Verso: stamped with an ovoid topped by a royal crown and showing crossing diagnoal lines, as in 1946-13-1.
Cite this object as
Print, Design for a Knife Handle Showing Prudence, 1600–1675; Designed by Giullaume du Thielt ; Netherlands; etching on off-white laid paper; L x W: 9.2 x 1.3 cm (3 5/8 x 1/2 in.); Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. A. Murray Young; 1946-33-1
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Feeding Desire: Design and the Tools of the Table, 1500-2005.