Artist Adam von Bartsch, Austrian, 1756-1821
Artist after Guercino (Giovanni Francesco Barbieri), Italian, 1591-1666
  • Man Pointing
Date 1782
Medium etching printed in brown ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 12 1/8 × 10 5/8 inches (30.8 × 27 cm)
Sheet: 14 1/2 × 11 7/8 inches (36.8 × 30.2 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S99.501
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Stamp, verso: J. PEOLI (Lugt 2020)
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, below image, A. Bartsch sculp. 1782.
Inscribed, lower left: Guercino da Cento del:
Inscribed, outside border, lower left: 1.
Inscribed, in ink, on strip of paper, taped to lower edge of sheet: No 99 1/2. Portrait of a man pointing with his right hand at a number of silver coins | on the table before him. -By- Adam 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)