The Urus and the Leopard, ca. 1672

  • Abraham Hondius, Dutch, 1625-1695

Etching printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 5 5/8 × 6 5/8 inches (14.3 × 16.8 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S604

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

Stamped, in purple, verso: J. Peoli (Lugt 2020) Stamped, verso: Scripps 1894 (Lugt Suppl. 2357a) [date added in ink to the stamp]

Inscribed, in black ink, verso: [artist, title, and reference]

May 1894, J.J. Peoli sale, (New York, New York, USA). Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

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

Abraham Hondius, The Urus and the Leopard, ca. 1672, etching printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S604.