Officers Playing Tric Trac, between 1723 and 1799

  • William Baillie, English, 1723-1810

Etching and mezzotint printed in black ink on wove paper

  • Plate: 9 3/8 × 6 3/4 inches (23.8 × 17.1 cm) Sheet: 12 7/8 × 10 3/4 inches (32.7 × 27.3 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S39

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Officers (military officers)
  • Games
  • Mezzotint
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Wove paper
  • Etching
  • England

Signed, lower right: W Baillie Sculpit

Inscribed, in plate, lower left: Gevaats pinxit (or Geraats pinxit)

October 1886, C.A. Henriques sale. Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA); 1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

William Baillie, Officers Playing Tric Trac, between 1723 and 1799, etching and mezzotint printed in black ink on wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S39.