Artist Adriaen Lommelin, Flemish, 1636-1673
Artist after Peter Paul Rubens, Flemish, 1577-1640
Title
  • The Meeting of David and Abigail
Date between 1656 and 1673
Medium engraving printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 17 1/2 × 26 3/8 inches (44.5 × 67 cm)
Sheet: 18 3/8 × 27 1/2 inches (46.7 × 69.9 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Charles L. Freer Fund
Accession Number F78.11
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower left: P. P. Rubbens pinxit. | Adrian: Lommelin Sculp.
Inscribed, lower center: ET AIT DAVID AD ABIGAIL: BENEDICTVS DOMINVS DEVS ISRAEL, QVI MISIT HODIE TE IN OCCVRSVM MEVM.
Inscribed, in pencil, lower left edge: 23 (19)
1978-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)