Artist Raphael Sadeler I, Netherlandish, 1560-1632
Artist after Annibale Carracci, Italian, 1560-1609
Title
  • Virgin Suckling the Child
Date between 1560 and 1632
Medium engraving printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 5 3/8 × 3 3/4 inches (13.7 × 9.5 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S1060
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Stamp, verso: Scripps 1885 [added in ink to the stamp] (Lugt Suppl. 2357a)]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate below image: ECCE TV PVLCHER ES DILECTE MI, ET | DECORVS, LECTVLVS NOSTER FLORIDVS EST. | Cant. 1.
Inscribed, bottom center of plate: Anibal, Carraz. inuent Raphael Sadeler Sculpsit. et excudit.
June 1885, N. C. Perkins.
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)