Artist German
Artist after Hieronymus Hopfer, German, active ca. 1520-1530
Title
  • Portrait of a Clergyman
  • Portrait of an Ecclesiastic (alternate title)
Date 16th century
Medium etching printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 6 1/8 × 3 3/4 inches (15.6 × 9.5 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S615
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, upper center: I H [initials of Hieronymus Hopfer]
Marks Stamped, verso: Scripps 1890 (Lugt Suppl. 2357a) [date added in ink to the stamp]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, center right: I P AN 46
Inscribed, in plate, upper center: [Latin inscription]
November 1980, F. Meder (New York, New York, USA).
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)