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Statue of the Nile at Rome, ca. 1683

  • Joachim von Sandrart I, German, 1606-1688
  • Johann Jacob Sandrart, German, 1655-1698

Etching and engraving in ink on laid paper

  • Plate: 12 3/4 × 8 1/4 inches (32.4 × 21 cm) Sheet: 13 × 8 1/4 inches (33 × 21 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S1070

Marked, watermark, circular device, center of sheet.

Inscribed, in plate, below image, lower right: J J Sandrart fecit Inscribed, lower left: Joachimo de Sandrart delin Inscribed, upper left: NILVS A LITER Inscribed, upper right: MM.

December 1885, M. Bruckner. Mrs. James E. Scripps [Harriet J.]

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

Johann Jacob Sandrart; after Joachim von Sandrart I, Statue of the Nile at Rome, ca. 1683, etching and engraving in ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S1070.