Artist Niccolo La Volpe, Italian, 1789-1876
Artist after Michelangelo, Italian, 1475-1564
  • Last Judgment
Date 19th century
Medium engraving in ink on wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 34 5/8 × 23 7/8 inches (87.9 × 60.6 cm)
Sheet: 41 7/8 × 29 1/4 inches (106.4 × 74.3 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S1219
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Marked, drystamp, within the plate mark, lower right corner: REGIA CALCOGRAFIA DI ROMA (Lugt 2144)
Marked, drystamp, lower right corner of sheet: CALCOGRAFIA CAMERALE
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower center: N. La Volpe dis. e inc. | Giudizo Universale | Da Michel' Angelo Buonarroti dipinto a fresco al | Vaticano nella Cappella Sistina.
Inscribed, in brown ink, lower left of sheet: No. 1219. The Last Judgement. By - N. La Volpe.
Mrs. James E. Scripps [Harriet J.] (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)