Artist Philipp Andreas Kilian, German, 1714-1759
Artist after Dosso Dossi, Italian, ca. 1479-1542
Artist after Francesco Gandini, Italian, 1723-1778
  • The Fathers of the Church
Date 18th Century
Medium Engraving printed in black on wove paper
Dimensions plate: 23 3/4 x 13 7/8 in.
60.3 x 35.2 cm
sheet: 27 7/8 x 20 5/8 in.
70.7 x 52.3 cm
Credit Line Gift of Bela Hubbard, 1892
Accession Number 1991.74
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions In plate, lower left: Francesco Gandini, Delinev.; lower right: P.A. Kilian, Sculpt: Reg: Sculpsit Aug. V.; lower left of the bottom margin: Quadro Dosso / dalla Galleria Reale di Dresda. / Alto piedi 12. onc. 8. Largo piedi 7. onc. 13.; lower right of the bottom margin: Tableau de Dosso / de la Galerie Roiale de Dresde. / Haut 12. pieds 8. pouc. Large 7. pieds 3. pouc.; in black ink after Kilian: 1714- / 1759; after Dosso, lower right: about 1479-1560 / (Dosso); lower center: St. Jerome, St. Ambrose, St. Gregory, St. Augustine, / The Fathers of the Church / (God the Father blessing the Virgin); lower right corner: Gift of Bela Hubbard / 1892.; in pencil lower center and lower right corner: 41
Woermann, Karl, CATALOGUE OF THE ROYAL PICTURE GALLERY IN DRESDEN: Dresden: Wilhelm Hoffmann's Fine Art Works, 1899, p 316.