Artist Cornelius Visscher, Dutch, 1619-1662
Artist after Adriaen van Ostade, Dutch, 1610-1685
  • Strolling Musicians
Date 17th century
Medium engraving and etching printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 14 3/4 × 12 3/8 inches (37.5 × 31.4 cm)
Sheet: 14 7/8 × 12 7/8 inches (37.8 × 32.7 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S1195
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, below image, lower right: A. V. Ostade pinxit | C. Visscher fecit aqua forti.
December 1885, Kissam sale.
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Smith, J. A Catalogue Raisonné of the Works of the Most Eminent Dutch, Flemish, and French Painters. London, 1829-1842, no. 210, ii (not consulted).