Artist Pierre Alexandre Aveline, French, 1702-1760
Artist after Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione, Italian, 1616 - 1670
Artist after Charles Francois Hutin, French, 1715-1776
  • Jacob's Return
Date 18th Century
Medium Engraving printed in black on laid paper
Dimensions plate: 16 5/8 x 20 in.
42.2 x 50.8 cm
sheet: 28 x 21 1/8 in.
71.1 x 53.6 cm
Credit Line Gift of Bela Hubbard, 1892
Accession Number 1991.107
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions In plate, lower left: C. Hutin del.; lower right: P. Aveline Sculp.; lower left of the bottom margin: Quadro di Giovan Benedetto Castiglione, dalla Galleria Reale di Dresda, / Largo Piedi 6. oncie 11. Alto Piedi 5. oncie 2.; lower right of the bottom margin: Tableau de Jean Benoit Castiglione, / de la Galerie Royale de Dresde, / Large 6. Pieds 11. Pouces Haut 5. Pieds 2. Pouces.; lower right corner: 32; in black ink below Hutin's name: ab. 1760; below Aveline's name: b. 1710; below Castiglione, lower right: 1616-1670 / (Genoa); lower center: Jacob departing for Canaan, with his family & goods.; lower right corner: Gift of Bela Hubbard / 1892.; in pencil, lower center and lower right corner: 5
Woermann, Karl, CATALOGUE OF THE ROYAL PICTURE GALLERY IN DRESDEN: Dresden: Wilhelm Hoffmann's Fine Art Works, 1899, p 317.