Artist Francesco Rosaspina, Italian, 1760-1841
Artist after Guido Reni, Italian, 1575-1642
  • Murder of the Innocents
Date between 18th and 19th century
Medium Engraving printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 12 1/2 × 8 1/4 inches (31.8 × 21 cm)
Sheet: 13 × 8 3/4 inches (33 × 22.2 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S1031
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, below image, lower left: Guido Reni dip.
Inscribed, lower right: F. Rosaspina dis. e inc.
Inscribed, center lower margin: LA STRAGE DEG L' INNOCENTI
July 1886, H.W. Lord.
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)