Artist Johann Elias Haid, German, 1780-1809
Artist after Johann Carl Loth, German, 1632-1698
Title
  • Job, His Wife and Friends
Date late 18th or early 19th century
Medium mezzotint in ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 15 3/4 × 18 1/2 inches (40 × 47 cm)
Sheet: 16 5/8 × 20 5/8 inches (42.2 × 52.4 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S574
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, below image, lower right: Grave par Iean Elie Haid.
Inscribed, lower left: Peint par Charles Loth.
Inscribed, lower center: JOB, SA FEMME ET SES AMIS | Grave d'apres le Tableau original de Charles Loth, | de la hauteur de 3. pieds et 11. pouces et de la longeur de 5. pieds | Dedie a Monsieur Paul de Stetten le Pere, Senateur Patricien, Depute au Departement de la taille, | Proviseur des Ecoles Protestantes de la ville imperiale d'Augsbourg, | Posseseur du Tableau
Inscribed, bottom left edge of plate: Se vend a Augsbourg chez I. Iaque Haid; bottom right: par son tres humble serviteur | Jean Elie Haid.
Inscribed, in pencil within plate mark, bottom left edge: Nagler
December 1886, Bangs Sale.
Mrs. James E. Scripps [Harriet J.];
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)