Artist Master I. B., German
  • Melanchthon
Date 1530
Medium engraving printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 3 3/8 × 2 5/8 inches (8.6 × 6.7 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S756
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated, in plate, upper right: 15 [artist's monogram] 30
Marks Stamp, verso: Scripps 1887 [added in ink to the stamp] (Lugt Suppl. 2357a]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, bottom center: SI DEVS PRO NOBIS | QVIS CONTRA NOS | .P.M.
Inscribed, verso: [pencil notations]
Oct. 1887, F. Meyer (Dresden, Germany).
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)