Notre-Dame de Lorette, between 1540 and 1560

  • Nicolas Beatrizet, French, 1515-1562

Engraving in ink

  • Framed: Plate: 13 5/8 × 9 5/8 inches (34.6 × 24.4 cm) Sheet: 13 5/8 × 9 5/8 inches (34.6 × 24.4 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S109

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Christianity
  • French
  • Engraving (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Arch
  • Cathedral
  • Child
  • Engraving (print)
  • Figure (representation)
  • Garlands
  • Columns
  • Christ
  • Virgin mary
  • France

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Inscribed, in plate on pedestal of left column: SVCCVRRE | MISERIS, | IVVA. PVSIL | LANIMES Inscribed, in plate, pedestal of right column: INTERCEDE | PRO DEVOTO | FEMINEO | SEXV. Inscribed, lower center just below the Virgin: ANT. LAFRERI SEQVANI FORMIS EXPRESSA ROMAE Inscribed, in plate, bottom edge of sheet: Sancta Maria di Loreto fatta rettrar per il Rmo Cardinal di Agusta

Provenance

September 1886, (Wunderlich & Co., New York, USA). Mrs. James E. Scripps [Harriet J.]; 1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Nicolas Beatrizet, Notre-Dame de Lorette, between 1540 and 1560, engraving in ink. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S109.