Artist Urs Graf, Swiss, 1485-1528
Artist after Martin Schongauer, German, 1450-1491
  • A Foolish Virgin
Date 16th century
Medium etching printed in black ink on green laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 6 1/4 × 3 7/8 inches (15.9 × 9.8 cm)
Sheet: 6 5/8 × 4 3/8 inches (16.8 × 11.1 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S762
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, center left of image: V
Signed, in plate, center right of image: G
Marks Stamped, in blue, verso: AS
Stamped, verso: Scripps 1887 (Lugt Suppl. 2357a) [date added in ink to the stamp]
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)