Artist Aegidius Sadeler II, Flemish, 1570-1629
Artist after Jacopo Bassano, Italian, 1510-1592
  • Saint Christopher
Date ca. 1605
Medium engraving printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 11 1/2 × 8 inches (29.2 × 20.3 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S1052
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, lower right of image: Iaco. de Ponte Bassa. Inve. | AEg: Sadeler Sculp.
Marks Watermark: [obscured by center of the image]
Stamped, verso: Scripps 1887 (Lugt Suppl. 2357a) [date added in ink to the stamp]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower left of image: Cum Privil. S. C. Mtis
Inscribed, in plate below image, dated of 1605: [five line Latin inscription]
Inscribed, in pencil, lower right of sheet: [illegible]
September 1887, C.J. Meyer (Carlsbad).
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)