Artist Francesco Rosaspina, Italian, 1760-1841
Artist after Francesco Albani, Italian, 1578-1660
  • Baptism of Jesus Christ
Date between 18th and 19th century
Medium Engraving printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Image: 13 × 7 1/4 inches (33 × 18.4 cm)
Sheet (no plate mark): 14 5/8 × 9 inches (37.1 × 22.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S1033
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, below image, lower left: F. Albani dip.
Inscribed, lower right: F. Rosaspina dis. e inc.
Inscribed, center lower margin: IL BATTESIMO DI GESU CRISTO
July 1886, H.W. Lord.
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)