Christ Bearing His Cross, between 1655 and 1685

  • Conrad Lauwers, Flemish, 1632-1685
  • Peter Paul Rubens, Flemish, 1577-1640

Engraving in ink on wove paper

  • Framed: Plate: 17 3/4 × 12 3/8 inches (45.1 × 31.4 cm) Sheet: 20 × 13 7/8 inches (50.8 × 35.2 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S679

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Christianity
  • Flemish
  • Engraving (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Wove paper
  • Figures (representations)
  • Engraving (print)
  • Cross (object)
  • Christ

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Inscribed, in Latin, in plate below image. Inscribed, below inscription, lower left: P. P. Rubens pinxit. Inscribed, lower right: Coenr. Lauwers Sculpsit.

Provenance

April 1886, Dorman sale. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA); by descent, Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA); 1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Conrad Lauwers; after Peter Paul Rubens, Christ Bearing His Cross, between 1655 and 1685, engraving in ink on wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S679.