Artist Godfried Schalcken, Dutch, 1643-1706
  • Portrait of Gerard Dou
  • Dou, Gerrit, Painter (alternate title)
Date 17th century
Medium etching printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 6 1/8 × 4 7/8 inches (15.6 × 12.4 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S1080
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Stamped, verso: Scripps 1892 (Lugt Suppl. 2357a) [date added in ink to the stamp]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, upper left: GDOV
Inscribed, upper right: Pictor
Inscribed, lower left: Batav.; lower right: Lugd.
Inscribed, lower center: Honoris ergo | Praeceptorem suum delineavit | G. Schlacken
June 1892, F. Meyer (Dresden, Germany).
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)