Artist Unknown (Italian)
Artist after Marcantonio Raimondi, Italian, 1487-1534
Title
  • The Virgin Leading the Magdalen to Christ
  • Our Lady of the Stairs (alternate title)
  • Notre dame à l'escalier (alternate title)
Date n.d.a.
Medium engraving printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 9 3/8 × 13 5/8 inches (23.8 × 34.6 cm)
Sheet: 9 3/4 × 14 inches (24.8 × 35.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S893
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Watermark, center right of sheet: circular device
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower left of image: MAE [monogram]
Inscribed, lower right: Ant. Sal. exc.
Inscribed, Nico Van Aelst for.
Inscribed, in brown ink: [lost when lower edge of sheet was trimmed]
September 1887, C.J. Meyer (Carlsbad).
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)