Artist Ary Scheffer, French, 1795-1858
  • Marguerite
Date 19th century
Medium etching printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 8 1/8 × 5 1/8 inches (20.6 × 13 cm)
Sheet: 11 1/4 × 7 3/4 inches (28.6 × 19.7 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S1079
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, lower right: A.S. (S reversed)
Marks Stamped, verso: Scripps 1894 (Lugt Suppl. 2357a) [date added in ink to stamp]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, upper right: Les Artistes contemporains:
Inscribed, lower center: MARGUERITE, PAR SCHEFFER AINÉ,
Inscribed, in pencil, lower right edge: Seule eux forte de cet artiste.
Inscribed, lower right corner: 237.
Inscribed, in ink and pencil, verso: J. Zy J. E. R.
May 1894, J.J. Peoli sale (New York, New York, USA).
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)