Bust of a Bearded Man (Doge Giovanni Cornaro), after 1632

  • Christoffel Jegher, Flemish, 1596-1653
  • Peter Paul Rubens, Flemish, 1577-1640
  • Peter Paul Rubens, Flemish, 1577-1640

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed in three shades of brown ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Image: 11 1/4 × 8 1/2 inches (28.6 × 21.6 cm) Sheet: 11 1/2 × 8 3/4 inches (29.2 × 22.2 cm)

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Bernard F. Walker

68.12

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Chiaroscuro
  • Woodcut (process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Portrait
  • Man
  • Woodcut (print)
  • Bust

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Inscribed, on block, upper left: P. P. Ruben. dilin. | & excudit. Inscribed, upper right: Christoffel Ieghers Sculp.

Provenance

Mr. and Mrs. Bernard F. Walker (Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, USA); 1968-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Bulletin of the DIA 46, no. 3 (1967): 48.

Rights Status

Christoffel Jegher; after Peter Paul Rubens, Bust of a Bearded Man (Doge Giovanni Cornaro), after 1632, chiaroscuro woodcut printed in three shades of brown ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Bernard F. Walker, 68.12.