Artist Ignatius Cornelius Marinus, Flemish, 1599-1639
Artist after Peter Paul Rubens, Flemish, 1577-1640
  • The Ascension of Christ
Date early 17th century
Medium engraving printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 17 3/4 × 13 1/8 inches (45.1 × 33.3 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S739
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Stamped, in blue, verso [two stars, identified as F. Baumgartner (?)] (Lugt 2900)
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, below image, lower left: P. P. Rubens pinxit.
Inscribed, lower center: VIDENTIBVS ILLIS, ELEVATVS EST. Actorum. 1.
Inscribed, lower right: Gillis Hendricx | excud. Antuerpiae.
1868, F. Baumgartner (Vienna, Austria);
September 1887, C.J. Meyer (Carlsbad).
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)