Artist Enea Vico, Italian, 1523-1567
  • Antoine Francois Doni
Date 16th century
Medium engraving printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 6 × 4 3/8 inches (15.2 × 11.1 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S1190.2
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Stamped, verso: Scripps 1887 (Lugt Suppl. 2357a) [date added in ink to the stamp]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate around the oval border: ANTON FRANCESCO DONI FIORENTINO
Inscribed, in the banderole, lower center: MICROCOSMO
Inscribed, lower left: Enea Vico | da Parma
Inscribed, lower right: Medaglia del | Doni
September 1887, C.J. Meyer (Carlsbad).
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)