Artist Jacob de Wit, Dutch, 1695-1754
  • Allegorical Children's Group
  • Allegorische Kindergruppe (alternate title)
Date 18th century
Medium etching printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 5 5/8 × 8 inches (14.3 × 20.3 cm)
Sheet: 9 × 12 1/8 inches (22.9 × 30.8 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S1264.3
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, lower right of image: I. de Wit fecit.
Marks Watermark, upper center of sheet.
Stamped, verso: Scripps 1892 (Lugt Suppl. 2357a) [date added in ink to the stamp]
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Andresen, A. Handbuch Für Kupferstitch Sammler. Leipzig.1870-1873, no. 5, ii.

Wurzbach, Alfred von. Niederlandisches Kunstler-Lexikon. Vienna and Leipzig, 1910, p. 891, no. 4.