Artist Bonaventura Bisi, Italian, 1612-1662
Publisher Calcografia Nazionale, Italian
  • Holy Family
Date 1634
Medium etching and engraving printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 13 1/4 × 10 3/8 inches (33.7 × 26.4 cm)
Sheet: 20 3/8 × 15 1/2 inches (51.8 × 39.4 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S142
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, lower right of image: F. B. B. F.
Marks Drystamp, lower right corner of plate mark: REGIA CALCOGRAFIA DI ROMA
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower right of image: 1634
Inscribed, lower center: D. D. Equ. Cassiano a Puteo, humanitatis & muni- ficentiae fonti perenni, F. Bonau.a Bisius Min. Conu. gratitud. testim. D. D.
April 1888, purchased from (Calcografia di Roma, Rome, Italy).
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)