The Consacration of a Bishop, between 1580 and 1657

  • Peter Paul Rubens, Flemish, 1577-1640
  • Pieter Claesz Soutman, Dutch, 1580-1657

Etching printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 13 × 8 5/8 inches (33 × 21.9 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S1118

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Religions and religious concepts
  • Christianity
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Figures (representations)
  • Etching

Stamp, in blue, verso: (Lugt Suppl. 2930)

Inscribed, in plate, lower center of image: P. Soutman fecit et Excud P. P. Rubens Invent Cum Privil

September 1887, C. J. Meyer (Carlsbad). 1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Pieter Claesz Soutman; after Peter Paul Rubens, The Consacration of a Bishop, between 1580 and 1657, etching printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S1118.