Artist William Baillie, English, 1723-1810
Title
  • Parish Orphans
Date 1770
Medium Mezzotint printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 14 × 10 inches (35.6 × 25.4 cm)
Sheet: 18 1/2 × 14 1/8 inches (47 × 35.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S55
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower left: Painted by Le Nain.
Inscribed, lower center: PARISH ORPHANS.
Inscribed, lower right: Engrav'd by Captn. Baillie 1770 | Publish'd 1st: May 1771
Oct. 1886, sale, (C. A. Henriques).
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)