Giovanni Francesco Barbieri, called Guercino 1591 - 1666, 1764

  • Guercino (Giovanni Francesco Barbieri), Italian, 1591-1666
  • Francesco Bartolozzi, Italian, 1727-1815

Engraving and etching printed in brown ink on wove paper

  • Framed: Image: 11 1/4 × 9 3/8 inches (28.6 × 23.8 cm) Sheet (no plate mark): 12 1/4 × 9 3/8 inches (31.1 × 23.8 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S94

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Putti
  • Engraving (printing process)
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Figures (representations)
  • Portrait
  • Engraving (print)
  • Etching
  • Dog

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Inscribed, in plate, lower left: Guercino Pinsit Inscribed, lower right: F. Bartolozzi Sculp. 1764 Inscribed, center bottom margin: GIO, FRANCESCO, BARBIERI. | dello il Guercino da Cento.

Provenance

August 1885, N. C. Perkins. 1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Francesco Bartolozzi; after Guercino (Giovanni Francesco Barbieri), Giovanni Francesco Barbieri, called Guercino 1591 - 1666, 1764, engraving and etching printed in brown ink on wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S94.