The Story of Jacob and Esau, 1821

  • Lorenzo Ghiberti, Italian, 1378-1455
  • Vincenzo Gozzini, Italian
  • Giovanni Paolo Lasinio, Italian, 1789-1855

Etching printed in black on wove paper

  • Framed: plate: 12 3/4 x 11 5/8 in. 32.3 x 29.5 cm sheet: 21 7/8 x 15 5/8 in. 55.5 x 39.6 cm

Founders Society Purchase, Miscellaneous Gifts Fund

F72.283.87

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

In plate, lower left: Lorenzo Ghiberti fece; lower center: V. Gozzini dis:; lower right: Gio: Paolo Lasinio inc:; center bottom margin: NASCITA DI GIACOBBE ED ESAU

Provenance

Kennedy Gallery and Edith Cole Silberstein

Rights Status

Giovanni Paolo Lasinio; after Lorenzo Ghiberti; after Vincenzo Gozzini, The Story of Jacob and Esau, 1821, Etching printed in black on wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Miscellaneous Gifts Fund, F72.283.87.