Le repos en Égypte à l'âne bâté, between 1871 and 1878

  • Rodolphe Bresdin, French, 1822-1885
  • Maryland Institute

Etching printed in black ink on chine-collé

  • Framed: Plate: 11 3/8 × 8 7/8 inches (28.9 × 22.5 cm) Sheet: 15 3/4 × 13 inches (40 × 33 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Charles L. Freer Fund

71.97

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Religion
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Etching
  • Donkey
  • Flight into egypt

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed and dated, in plate, center of image: Bresdin 187 (1 ir 7?)/ BR

Stamped, in green, inside plate mark, lower left corner: Dirk van Gelder Drystamp, inside plate mark, lower right corner: The Maryland Institute

Inscribed, in pencil, above stamp: 28/57 Inscribed, in pencil, below stamp: 1970

Provenance

1971-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Rodolphe Bresdin, Le repos en Égypte à l'âne bâté, between 1871 and 1878, etching printed in black ink on chine-collé. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Charles L. Freer Fund, 71.97.