Predication de Saint Jean, between 1707 and 1783

  • Jacques Philippe Le Bas, French, 1707-1783
  • Pietro Francesco Mola, Italian, 1612-1666

Etching and engraving printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Plate: 7 1/4 × 21 1/4 inches (18.4 × 54 cm) Sheet: 17 1/2 × 21 3/8 inches (44.5 × 54.3 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S103

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Religion
  • Engraving (printing process)
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Figures (representations)
  • Engraving (print)
  • Etching
  • Saint john

Inscribed, in plate, below image, lower right: Lebas Inscribed, lower center: Predication de St. Jean. | Tableau de Pierre Francois Mola, qui est dans le Cabinet du Monseigneur le Duc d'Orleans. | Peint sur toile, haut de 2 pieds 4 pouces, large de 3 pieds grave par Jacques Philippe le Bas. Inscribed, lower right corner: 110

July 1886, H.W. Lord. Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

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

Jacques Philippe Le Bas; after Pietro Francesco Mola, Predication de Saint Jean, between 1707 and 1783, etching and engraving printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S103.