Artist Philipp Andreas Kilian, German, 1714-1759
  • The Little Saint John Worshiping the Infant Christ
Date between 1714 and 1759
Medium engraving printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 23 × 18 5/8 inches (58.4 × 47.3 cm)
Sheet: 26 × 20 1/4 inches (66 × 51.4 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S657
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Stamp, in black, verso: W. H. F. K. Graf von Lepell (Lugt 1672)
Stamps, in black and brown, verso: Kupferstich- kabinett der Staatlichen Museen, Berlin (Lugt 1606 and 2922)
Inscriptions Inscribed, in black ink, bottom edge of sheet: No. 657. The Little St. John worshiping the Infant Christ. By - Philipp Andreas Kilian
Inscribed, in pencil, bottom right edge: Philip Andreas Kilia [sic, n cut off]
W. H. F. K. Graf von Lepell;
November 1890, Kupferstichkabinett der Staatlichen Museen (Berlin, Germany).
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)