Calling of Saint Matthew, between 18th and 19th century

  • Lodovico Carracci, Italian, 1555-1619
  • Francesco Rosaspina, Italian, 1760-1841

Engraving printed in black ink on wove paper

  • Framed: Plate: 13 1/4 × 9 inches (33.7 × 22.9 cm) Sheet: 16 × 9 5/8 inches (40.6 × 24.4 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S1032

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Religion
  • Engraving (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Wove paper
  • Engraving (print)
  • Saint
  • Italy

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Inscribed, in plate, below image, lower left: Lodovico Caracci dip. Inscribed, lower right: F. Rosaspina dis. e inc. Inscribed, center lower margin: LA VOCAZIONE DI S. MATTEO

Provenance

July 1886, H.W. Lord. Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA); 1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Francesco Rosaspina; after Lodovico Carracci, Calling of Saint Matthew, between 18th and 19th century, engraving printed in black ink on wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S1032.