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Francis Mieris 1635-1681, 1777

  • William Baillie, English, 1723-1810
  • Frans van Mieris, Dutch, 1635-1681

Etching printed in black ink on chine-collé

  • Plate: 11 1/2 × 8 3/4 inches (29.2 × 22.2 cm) Sheet: 16 1/2 × 12 1/8 inches (41.9 × 30.8 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S35

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

Signed, lower right: W Baillie f

Inscribed, in plate, below image: Mieris del.t Inscribed, center lower margin: FRAN.s MIERIS. | From a Drawing in the Collectin of the Earl of Bute. | Pub. Janry. 1777 Inscribed, in ink, lower margin: No 35. Portrait of Francis Mieris - By - Captain William Baillie.

June 1885, N.C. Perkins. Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

William Baillie; after Frans van Mieris, Francis Mieris 1635-1681, 1777, etching printed in black ink on chine-collé. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S35.