Artist Giorgio Ghisi, Italian, 1520-1582
Artist after Correggio, Italian, ca. 1489-1534
  • The Mystic Marriage of Saint Catherine
Date 1575
Medium engraving printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 10 3/8 × 8 1/2 inches (26.4 × 21.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S519
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Stamped, verso: Scripps 1887 (Lugt Suppl. 2357a) [date added in ink to the stamp]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, in reverse, lower right of image: GEORGIVS GHISI | MANTVANVS | FECIT.
Inscribed, in brown ink, verso: Lorenzo canaciani | a Santa Catarina | i cale Longa
September 1887, C.J. Meyer (Carlsbad)
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)