Before Mass, 1926

  • Robert Sargent Austin, English, 1895-1973

Engraving printed in black ink on dark cream laid paper

  • Framed: Plate: 4 1/4 × 4 1/8 inches (10.8 × 10.5 cm) Sheet: 12 1/4 × 8 5/8 inches (31.1 × 21.9 cm)

Gift of Robert Austin's daughters, Rachel Austin and Clare Calder

2012.212

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Religion
  • Engraving (printing process)
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Figurines
  • Monk
  • Engraving (print)
  • Seated

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed, bottom center: RSA

Provenance

2012-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Robert Sargent Austin, Before Mass, 1926, engraving printed in black ink on dark cream laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Robert Austin's daughters, Rachel Austin and Clare Calder, 2012.212.