Artist Antonio Schiassi, Italian, 1807-1877
Artist after Fra Angelico, Italian, ca. 1400-1455
Title
  • Saint Stephen Before the High Priest
  • Scenes in the Life of Saint Stephen (series title)
Date 19th century
Medium Engraving printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 16 1/2 × 10 3/4 inches (41.9 × 27.3 cm)
Sheet: 23 7/8 × 17 1/2 inches (60.6 × 44.5 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S1081
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower left: G. B. Ang. da Fiesole. inv e dip
Inscribed, lower center: G. Ferretti dis.Inscribed,
Inscribed, lower right: Antonio Schiassi inc.
Inscribed, center lower margin: S. STEFANO AVANTI IL GRAN SACERDOTE | Roma presso la Calcografia Camerale
Inscribed, upper right: IV
Inscribed, in black ink, lower edge of sheet: No 1081. Scenes from the life of St. Stephen. The Saint before the High Priest. By - Antonio Schiassi.
April 1888, Royal Calcografia (Rome, Italy).
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)