Artist Adam von Bartsch, Austrian, 1756-1821
Artist after Guercino (Giovanni Francesco Barbieri), Italian, 1591-1666
  • Landscape with Fortress on River Bank
Date 1783
Medium etching printed in brown ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 6 1/2 × 10 inches (16.5 × 25.4 cm)
Sheet: 11 1/4 × 15 inches (28.6 × 38.1 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S99.506
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Stamp, verso: J. PEOLI (Lugt 2020)
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, below image lower right: A. Bartsch sc. 1783.
Inscribed, lower left: Guercino de Cento del.
Inscribed, lower right: 6.
Inscribed, in ink, on strip of paper, taped to lower margin: No. 99 1/2. (6) Landscape with a fortress on the bank of a river. - By-A. Bartsch.
May 1894, J.J. Peoli (New York, New York, USA).
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)