Artist Giovanni Francesco Grimaldi, Italian, 1606-1680
  • Serpent
Date 17th century
Medium etching and engraving in ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 12 5/8 × 18 inches (32.1 × 45.7 cm)
Sheet: 12 7/8 × 18 3/8 inches (32.7 × 46.7 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S561
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, lower left of image: Gio. Grimaldi Bolognese inv. fet.
Inscriptions Inscribed, artist, title and reference, in pencil, verso.
July 1889, Gustave Lauser (London, England).
Mrs. James E. Scripps [Harriet J.];
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)