Artist Johann Gottlieb Prestel, German, 1739-1808
Artist after Agostino Carracci, Italian, 1557-1602
  • Dead Christ with the Holy Virgin and Two Angels
Date between mid-18th and early 19th century
Medium etching and aquatint printed in brown ink on paper glued or taped to a supporting sheet
Dimensions Image: 8 5/8 × 11 1/4 inches (21.9 × 28.6 cm)
Sheet: 11 3/8 × 13 5/8 inches (28.9 × 34.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S888
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, on a seperate sheet of blue (?) laid paper, attached to the center lower margin of the supporting sheet: Le Christ mort, avec la sainte Vièrge accablée de douleur, et deux anges. | D'après le Tableau Original d'Augustin Carache | No. 84. Gravé par J. T. Prestel.
July 1886, H.W. Lord.
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)