Artist Guercino (Giovanni Francesco Barbieri), Italian, 1591-1666
  • Saint Anthony of Padua
Date between early and mid-17th century
Medium etching printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 5 7/8 × 4 3/8 inches (14.9 × 11.1 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S565
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Stamped, in blue, verso: J. W. Nahl (Lugt 1954)
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate below image, lower center: S. ANTONO. DA PADOA | Io. Franc. Cent. inv. Fe. Jo: Jocomo Rossi form. Romae
Inscribed, above Romae: alla Pace
Inscribed, in brown ink, verso: Amann (Lugt 9)
Inscribed, in pencil, verso: [notations]
possibly 1840, J.K. and J.J. Ammann (Schaffhausen, Switzerland);
Johann Wilhelm Nahl (Cassel);
October 1896, 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)