Artist Agostino Carracci, Italian, 1557-1602
Artist after Andrea Boscoli, Italian
Artist after Bernardo Buontalenti, Italian
  • The Harmony of the Spheres
Date between 1589 and 1592
Medium etching and engraving printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Image: 9 1/2 × 13 1/2 inches (24.1 × 34.3 cm)
Sheet: 9 5/8 × 13 5/8 inches (24.4 × 34.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S250
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower center: Filippo Suchielli for. Siena
Inscribed, lower right: A. C. F.
Inscribed, in pencil, verso: [several numeric notations and abbreviations]
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)