Saint Francis of Assisi, between 1620 and 1684

  • Domenico Maria Canuti, Italian, 1620-1684
  • Guido Reni, Italian, 1575-1642

Etching printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Plate: 9 1/2 × 6 7/8 inches (24.1 × 17.5 cm) Sheet: 9 7/8 × 7 1/4 inches (25.1 × 18.4 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S232

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Religion
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Etching
  • Saint
  • Italy

Signed, in plate, lower right corner of image: Canutus F.

Watermark, center lower edge: [circle] Stamped, verso: Scripps 1887 (Lugt Suppl. 2357a) [date added in ink to the stamp]

Inscribed, in plate, lower left of image: Guido Reni Inscribed, in plate below image: [two-line inscription]

October 1887, G. Claus (Dresden, Germany). Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

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

Domenico Maria Canuti; after Guido Reni, Saint Francis of Assisi, between 1620 and 1684, etching printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S232.