Artist Christoffel Jegher, Flemish, 1596-1653
Artist after Peter Paul Rubens, Flemish, 1577-1640
  • Rest on the Flight into Egypt
Date after 1632
Medium chiaroscuro woodcut printed in black and tan ink on cream laid paper
Dimensions Block: 18 1/4 × 23 3/4 inches (46.4 × 60.3 cm)
Sheet: 18 3/4 × 24 3/8 inches (47.6 × 61.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S633
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, on block, lower right: C. Iegher Sculp.
Marks Stamp, in black ink, lower left, verso: Ambroise Firmin-Didot (Lugt 119)
Inscriptions Inscribed, on block, lower left: P.P. Rub. delin. (device) exc.
Inscribed, lower center: CVM PRIVILEGIIS.
Inscribed, in pencil, lower left: No 633 09.1
Inscribed, lower left, verso: 2046
Inscribed, upper right, verso: N=23
1877, Ambroise Firmin Didot.
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1968-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Homage to Rubens. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1978, no.14.

From Bruegel to Rembrandt: Dutch and Flemish Prints and Drawings from 1550 to 1700. Exh. cat., DIA. Detroit, 2020, p. 12.