Artist Thomas Burke, English, 1749-1815
Artist after Angelica Kauffmann, Swiss, 1741-1807
  • Jupiter and Calista
Date between 1749 and 1815
Medium engraving printed in color ink on chine collé
Dimensions Plate: 15 7/8 × 12 1/2 inches (40.3 × 31.8 cm)
Sheet: 22 3/8 × 17 inches (56.8 × 43.2 cm)
Credit Line Gift of John S. Newberry
Accession Number 59.75
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Stamp, in red, verso: DIA
Stamp, in purple, verso: K. K. Hof-und Staatsdruckerei
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower left: Angelica Kauffman pinxt.
Inscribed, lower right: Tho." Burke sculpt.
Inscribed, center lower margin: JUPITER & CALISTA | Diana's shape and habit. straight he took | Soften'd his brows and smooth'd his awful took [sic] | And mildly in a female Accent spoke | How fairs my Girl; How went the Morning Chase. | Addison | London Publish'd April 2d., 1782 by J., Birchall No., 473 Strand. & G., Durand No., 8 Catherine Street.
John S. Newberry;
1959-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)