Artist Anonymous Artist
  • Louis XVI Ascending the Scaffold
Date 19th century
Medium etching in black, colored by hand on wove paper
Dimensions Image: 4 3/8 × 6 1/4 inches (11.1 × 15.9 cm)
Sheet: 7 1/8 × 9 1/4 inches (18.1 × 23.5 cm)
Credit Line Bequest of Jerome I. Smith
Accession Number F81.340
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Marked, watermark, possibly a date or number and device in the upper right.
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, below image: LOUIS THE 16 ASCENDING THE SCAFFOLD
Jerome Irving Smith;
1981-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)