Artist attributed to Gerard Edelinck, Flemish, 1640-1707
Artist attributed to the Elder Galle Cornelis, Flemish, 1576-1650
Artist after Peter Paul Rubens, Flemish, 1577-1640
  • Rest on the Flight into Egypt
Date 17th century
Medium engraving in brown-black on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 13 1/4 × 17 3/8 inches (33.7 × 44.1 cm)
Sheet: 13 3/8 × 17 3/8 inches (34 × 44.1 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Charles L. Freer Fund Gift of Celinda Fisher
Accession Number F78.12
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower center: Obdormit ecce Jesulus, formosus ille Jesulus, Dilectus ille Jesuslus, compescito labellula.
Inscribed, in plate, lower left: Pet. Paull, Rubens pinxit.
Inscribed, in plate, lower right: Corn. Galle excudit.
Inscribed, in pencil, verso: Dut. VI 98.24
(Colnaghi, London, England and New York, New York, USA);
1978-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)