Madonna and Child with Saints Elizabeth and John the Baptist, 1606

  • Nicolaus van Aelst, Netherlandish, 1527-1612
  • Annibale Carracci, Italian, 1560-1609

Etching and engraving printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Plate: 4 7/8 × 6 1/4 inches (12.4 × 15.9 cm) Sheet: 5 × 6 3/8 inches (12.7 × 16.2 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S257.1

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Christianity
  • Saints
  • Engraving (printing process)
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Engraving (print)
  • Etching
  • Virgin mary

Stamp, in purple, verso: J. Peoli (Lugt 2020)

Inscribed, in plate, upper right of image: Annib. Carracius in. | et fecit. 1606. | Nico van Aelst for. Inscribed, verso: No 9- | No 8 (No 8 crossed-out) Inscribed, in black ink; lower right verso: D. J. Z.

Francçois Debois (Paris, France)

by 1894, J.J. Peoli (New York, New York, USA). Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

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

Annibale Carracci, Madonna and Child with Saints Elizabeth and John the Baptist, 1606, etching and engraving printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S257.1.