Artist Enea Vico, Italian, 1523-1567
  • Henry II, King of France
Date 16th century
Medium engraving printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 5 7/8 × 4 3/8 inches (14.9 × 11.1 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S1190.3
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: HENRICO SECONDO RE CHRISTIANISS
Inscribed, lower left: Enea Vico ( )na inv. f.
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)