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Painter where was't thy former work did cease

DMI number:
3575
First Line:
Painter where was't thy former work did cease
Last Line:
Mars ad opus Veneris Martis ad arma Venus
Poem Genre / Form:
Advice to a Painter poems, Couplet, Satire, and Topical satire
Themes:
Commerce, Mythology, Politics, and War
Related People
Author:
Sir John Denham
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
George deF. Lord describes attribution to Denham as 'a blind' to disguise true authorship in POAS I (1963): 140. Banks (1928): 327-331: considers Denham's authorship impossible.
Content/Publication
Title:
A new collection of poems relating to state affairs [N5917]
Page No(s):
pp.46-50
Poem Title:
Directions to a Painter.
Attribution:
By Sir John Denham
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham
Title:
A third collection of ... poems, satyrs, songs, &c. against popery and tyranny [ESTC R26292]
Page No(s):
pp.18-20
Poem Title:
Directions To A Painter.
Attribution:
By Sir John Denham.
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham
Title:
Poems on affairs of state [vol I] [T108847]
Page No(s):
pp.50-54
Poem Title:
Directions to a Painter.
Attribution:
By Sir John Denham
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham
Title:
Poems on affairs of state [vol. I] [N12193 part 1]
Page No(s):
pp.50-54
Poem Title:
Directions to a Painter.
Attribution:
By Sir John Denham
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham
Title:
Poems on affairs of state [vol. I] [T144919]
Page No(s):
pp.50-54
Poem Title:
Directions to a Painter.
Attribution:
By Sir John Denham
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham
Title:
Poems on affairs of state [vol. I] [T144920 part 1]
Page No(s):
pp.50-54
Poem Title:
Directions to a Painter.
Attribution:
By Sir John Denham
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham
Title:
Poems on affairs of State: from the time of Oliver Cromwell to the abdication of K. James the second. [ESTC R26563]
Page No(s):
pp. 50-4
Poem Title:
Directions to a Painter
Attribution:
By Sir John Denham.
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham
Title:
Poems on affairs of state: from the time of Oliver Cromwell to the abdication of K. James the second. [ESTC R26892]
Page No(s):
pp. 53-7
Poem Title:
Directions to a Painter.
Attribution:
By Sir John Denham.
Attributed To:
Sir John Denham