Artist Jacques Philippe Le Bas, French, 1707-1783
Artist after Pietro Francesco Mola, Italian, 1612-1666
Title
  • Predication de Saint Jean
  • The Preaching of Saint John (translated title)
Date between 1707 and 1783
Medium etching and engraving printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 7 1/4 × 21 1/4 inches (18.4 × 54 cm)
Sheet: 17 1/2 × 21 3/8 inches (44.5 × 54.3 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S103
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, below image, lower right: Lebas
Inscribed, lower center: Predication de St. Jean. | Tableau de Pierre Francois Mola, qui est dans le Cabinet du Monseigneur le Duc d'Orleans. | Peint sur toile, haut de 2 pieds 4 pouces, large de 3 pieds grave par Jacques Philippe le Bas.
Inscribed, lower right corner: 110
July 1886, H.W. Lord.
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)