Artist Dutch
Artist after Adriaen van Ostade, Dutch, 1610-1685
  • Laughing Smoker
Date between 1672 and 1885, printed 19th century
Medium etching printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 4 1/8 × 3 1/2 inches (10.5 × 8.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S832
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Stamped, verso: Scripps 1885 (Lugt Suppl. 2357a) [date added in ink to the stamp]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower left: A. Ostade
Inscribed, in pencil and ink, verso: [notations and abbreviations]
Kissam Sale.
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)