Artist Italian
Artist after Antonio Tempesta, Italian, 1555 - 1630
Title
  • Death of Saul
Date no date
Medium etching and engraving in ink on laid paper
Dimensions Sheet (trimmed within platemark): 7 7/8 × 11 inches (20 × 27.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S1141
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, lower left of image, in plate, Tempesta's monogram.
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower right of image: 18
Inscribed, in plate, center bottom margin: SALV POST CLADEMETNE CEM | FILIOR SIBI MORTE CONSCIVIT
Inscribed, two line Latin inscription in plate at lower left and right.
Inscribed, in brown ink, verso: W
December 1885, M. Bruckner.
Mrs. James E. Scripps [Harriet J.];
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Bartsch XVII. p 130, no. 253.