Artist Jacques Rousseau, French, 1630 - 1693
  • Tobias and the Angel Encountering the Fish
Date mid-17th century
Medium pen and brown ink and gray wash over graphite on laid paper
Dimensions Sheet: 9 × 7 3/4 inches (22.9 × 19.7 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1SDR285
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
October 30, 1833, Jacob de Vos (Amsterdam, Netherlands) sale, Omslag U [no. 4, as Herman Swanevelt];
Samuel Woodburn (London,England);
E. Esdaile, London [collector's mark [L. 816] with pen and brown ink on verso at bottom];
June 18, 1840, sale, (Christie's, London,England) [under no. 929];
Frederick Keppel (New York, New York, USA);
1887, James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA).
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Logan, A.M. Dutch and Flemish Drawings and Watercolors. New York, 1988, pp. 44-45, no. 20 (ill.).