Artist Giuseppe Longhi, Italian, 1766-1831
Artist after Leonardo da Vinci, Italian, 1452-1519
  • La Madonna del Lago
Date 1825
Medium Engraving printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Image (diameter): 10 1/4 inches (26 cm)
Plate: 14 1/4 × 12 inches (36.2 × 30.5 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S702
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Drystamp, within plate mark, lower right corner: DI GIUSEPPE LONGHI
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, below image, lower left: Leonardo da Vinci inv:
Inscribed, lower center: Marco d'Oggiono dip:
Inscribed, lower right: Gisie Longhi inc: 1825.
Inscribed, center lower margin: LA MADONNA DEL LAGO
Inscribed, in plate, lower margin: [long dedication to Cristiano Federico]
Inscribed, in pencil, lower right edge of sheet: rare
April 1886, Dorman sale.
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)