Artist Daniel Nikolaus Chodowiecki, German, 1726-1801
  • Cabinet d'un peintre
  • Das Familienblatt des Künstlers (alternate title)
Date 1771
Medium engraving printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 7 × 9 inches (17.8 × 22.9 cm)
Sheet: 8 × 9 7/8 inches (20.3 × 25.1 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S279
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated, in plate, lower left: Grave par D. Chodowiecki a Berlin en 1771.
Marks Stamped, in black and in brown, verso: Kupferstichkabinett der Staatlichen Museen (Lugt. 1606 and 2922)
Stamp, verso: Scripps 1890 (Lugt Supp. 2357a) [date added in ink to the stamp]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower margin: CABINET D'UN PEINTRE | Dediè a (sic) Madame marie Henriette Ayrer, veuve de feu Mr. G. Chodowiecki | Parson très_humble et très Obeissant Serviteur et fils | Daniel Chodowiecki
Inscribed, in pencil, verso: [notations]
November 1890, Kupferstichkabinett der Staatlichen Museen (Berlin, Germany).
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)