Artist Jan Fyt, Flemish, 1611-1661
Publisher Theodor van, II Merlen, Flemish, 1609-1672
Title
  • Two Greyhounds
  • The Set of the Dogs (series title)
Date 1642
Medium etching printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 6 3/4 × 8 5/8 inches (17.1 × 21.9 cm)
Sheet: 6 3/4 × 8 5/8 inches (17.1 × 21.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S504.5
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated, in plate, lowerleft edge of image: 1642 I. FYT. (date reversed)
Marks Watermark, center of sheet: [obscured by image, possibly a double oval]
Stamp, verso: Scripps 1887 (Lugt Suppl. 2357a) [date added in ink to the stamp]
November 1887, F. Meyer (Dresden, Germany).
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)