Artist Heinrich Sintzenich, German, 1752-1812
Artist after Anton Raphael Mengs, German, 1728-1779
  • Raphael Mengs
Date 1784
Medium crayon manner engraving printed in color ink on wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 8 1/2 × 6 3/4 inches (21.6 × 17.1 cm)
Sheet: 14 1/8 × 11 3/8 inches (35.9 × 28.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S1108
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower right: von Heinrich Sintzenich Gestochen und herausgegeben | in Mannheim im jun: 1784
Inscribed, lower left: von R: Mengs gemalt.
Inscribed, center lower margin: R MENGS.
Inscribed, lower edge of plate: Das gemalte geharet Se. Excel: dem Baron von Dalberg ( )
Inscribed, in black ink, lower left edge of sheet: No 1108. Portrait of Raphael Mengs. | By - Heinrich Sintzenick. [sic]
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)