Artist Charles Meryon, French, 1821-1868
  • Presentation du Valère Maxime au Roi Louis XI
  • The Printer Valerius Maximus Being Presented to King Louis XI (translated title)
Date 1860
Medium etching printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 6 3/4 × 7 7/8 inches (17.1 × 20 cm)
Sheet: 11 5/8 × 14 1/8 inches (29.5 × 35.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S782
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, lower right of image: C. M. sc.
Marks Stamped in blue, verso: Mary Jane Morgan (Lugt 1879)
Inscriptions Inscribed, lower left edge and lower right edge: [erasures]
Mary Jane Morgan.
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)