From 9/20 through 9/23, visitors may only enter through the John R entrance. All other entrances, plus the museum grounds, Kirby St and Farnsworth St will be closed during this time for Concours d'Elegance.

Saddled Horse, 17th century

  • Jan van Aken, Dutch, 1614-1661

Etching printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Plate: 2 3/4 × 3 7/8 inches (7 × 9.8 cm) Sheet: 2 7/8 × 4 inches (7.3 × 10.2 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps


Stamp, in black, verso: Henry Brodhurst (Lugt 1296)

Inscribed, lower left: [illegible notations]

Henry Brodhurst

1892, Heinrich Klemm and Theodore Grosse Collections Sale (Dresden, Germany). 1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Jan van Aken, Saddled Horse, 17th century, etching printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S6.5.