Artist Janus, The Younger Lutma, Dutch, 1624-1685
  • Pieter Cornelisz Hooft
  • P.C. Hooft (alternate title)
Date 17th century
Medium stipple engraving printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 11 × 7 7/8 inches (27.9 × 20 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S718
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Watermark, large device obscured by center of image
Stamped, verso: Scripps 1889 (Lugt Suppl. 2357a) [date added to the stamp]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate above image, upper edge: P. C. HOOFT.
Inscribed, below image, lower edge: ALTER TACITUS. | OPUS MALLEI PER IANUM LUTMA.
June 1889, F. Meyer (Dresden, Germany).
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)