Moses Reading the Law to the Israelites, 19th century

  • Calcografia Nazionale, Italian
  • Lodovico Ferretti, Italian
  • Luca Signorelli, Italian, ca. 1441-1523

Etching printed in black ink on wove paper

  • Framed: Image: 13 1/2 × 22 1/8 inches (34.3 × 56.2 cm) Sheet: 17 5/8 × 26 3/4 inches (44.8 × 67.9 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S485

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Religion
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Wove paper
  • Figures (representations)
  • Etching
  • Italy
  • Moses

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Drystamp, CALOGRAFIA CAM(ERALE) ?

Inscribed, in plate, below image, lower left: L( ) Signorelli dip. Inscribed, lower center: P. O. Guglielmi dis. Inscribed, lower right: Lud. o. Ferretti inc. Inscribed, in pencil, above image, upper right: 6

Provenance

April 1888, Royal Calcografia (Rome, Italy). Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA); 1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Lodovico Ferretti; after Luca Signorelli, Moses Reading the Law to the Israelites, 19th century, etching printed in black ink on wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S485.