Artist Jacques le jeune Chereau, French, 1688-1776
Artist after Nicolas Bertin, French, 1668-1736
  • Christ Washing the Disciples' Feet
Date early or mid-18th century
Medium engraving and etching in black ink on sheet, attached to another sheet
Dimensions Sheet (trimmed within platemark): 17 3/8 × 24 7/8 inches (44.1 × 63.2 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S278
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, below image, lower left: Bertin pinx. et Grave par Chereau le jeune
Inscribed, lower right: Sevent a Paris chez Chereau le jeune rue Saint Jacques au grand S. Remy
Inscribed, in plate, left bottom margin: Exemplum dedi vobis, ut quemadmodum Ego feci vobis, | ita' et vos faciatis.
Inscribed, right bottom margin: Je vous ay donne lexemple afin que pensant a ce que je | vous ay fait, vous fassies aussi de meme. En S. Jean chap. 13. v. 15.
July 1886, H. W. Lord.
Mrs. James E. Scripps [Harriet J.];
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)