Artist Hans Sebald Beham, German, 1500-1550
Title
  • Mask Held by Two Genii
  • Ornament with a Mask Held by Two Genii (alternate title)
Date 1544
Medium engraving printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 1 7/8 × 2 3/4 inches (4.8 × 7 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, William H. Murphy Fund
Accession Number 35.36
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated, in plate, lower center: 1544 | [artist's monogram]
Marks Stamp, in brown, verso: P. J. Sachs (Lugt 2091)
Stamp, in red, verso, lower left corner: [partial and blurred]
Paul J. Sachs (Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA).
1935-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)