Susannah and the Elders, between 1590 and 1595

  • Annibale Carracci, Italian, 1560-1609

Etching and engraving printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Image (including inscriptions): 13 5/8 × 12 inches (34.6 × 30.5 cm) Sheet: 13 3/4 × 12 1/4 inches (34.9 × 31.1 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S253

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Religion
  • Engraving (printing process)
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Engraving (print)
  • Etching
  • Nude

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Stamped, in black, verso: K. E. von Liphart (Lugt 1687)

Inscribed, in plate, below image: [Latin inscription and dedication] Inscribed, in pencil, verso: [numeric notations and abbreviations]

Provenance

Karl Eduard von Liphart (Dorpat, Estonia; Bonn, Germany; and Florence, Italy); March 23, 1892, W. H. Brearley. Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA); 1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Annibale Carracci, Susannah and the Elders, between 1590 and 1595, etching and engraving printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S253.