Artist Gerhard Scotin, French, 1643-1715
Artist after Pierre Mignard, French, 1612-1695
  • The Circumcision of Christ
Date between 1643 and 1715
Medium Engraving printed in black on laid paper
Dimensions Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 26 1/8 × 16 7/8 inches (66.4 × 42.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S1102
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower left of image: P. Mignard Trecensis Pinxit | G. Scotin Sculp. et excum priuil. Regis | A Paris proche les Gobelins
Inscribed, center bottom margin: Vocatum est nomen ejus Jesus. Luc. cap. 2. | [followed by dedication to Charles, Maurice, le Tellier]
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)