Artist Richard Earlom, English, 1743 - 1822
Artist after Claude Gellée, French, 1600-1682
Publisher John Boydell, English, 1719-1804
Title
  • Argus and Io
Date ca. 1775
Medium Etching and mezzotint printed in black on laid paper
Dimensions sheet (trimmed to plate mark):
8 1/4 x 10 1/8 in.
20.9 x 25.7 cm
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S448.E
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions In plate, lower left: Claude le Lorrain delin / No. 86; lower center: Published May 1st 1775 by John Boydell Engraver in Cheapside; lower right: R Earlom Fecit
Dr. William Frazer (Dublin, Ireland);
October 1901, Tregaski's (London, England).
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Kitson, M. Claude Lorrain: LIBER VERITATIS. London, 1978, no. 86.