Artist Karel Dujardin, Dutch, 1622-1678
  • Shepherdess Speaking to Her Dog
Date 1653
Medium etching printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Sheet: 7 3/4 × 8 5/8 inches (19.7 × 21.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S631
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, upper left of image: KDV. JARDIN fec | 1653
Marks Stamp, verso: Scripps 1886 (Lugt Suppl. 2357a) [date added in ink to the stamp]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower right: 31
Inscribed, in brown ink, center lower margin: [illegible]
Inscribed, in brown ink, verso [illegible, possible reference to 18th C. provenance]
August 1886, N.C. Perkins.
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Fagan. L. Handbook to the Department of Prints and Drawings in the British Museum. London, 1876, no. 384.