Artist Claude Gellée, French, 1600-1682
  • The Highwaymen
  • Scène de brigands (alternate title)
Date 1633
Medium etching printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Image: 4 7/8 × 7 5/8 inches (12.4 × 19.4 cm)
Sheet (no visible plate mark): 5 1/8 × 7 7/8 inches (13 × 20 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S294
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, lower right: [illegible signature]
Marks Stamp, verso: Scripps (Lugt Suppl. 2357a) 1886 [date added in ink]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, verso: original Etching | See Robert Dumesnil No. 12
Inscribed, in pencil, verso: [illegible notations]
April 1886, Dorman sale.
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)