Artist Charles Le Brun, French, 1619-1690
Publisher P. Mariette le fils, French
  • Vesper
  • Le Soir (alternate title)
  • Evening (alternate title)
  • Les heures du jour | The Times of the Day (series title)
Date between 1619 and 1690
Medium etching printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 7 1/4 × 9 3/8 inches (18.4 × 23.8 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S192.3
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, lower left: Le Brun in. fecit.
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower right: P. Mariette excud.
Inscribed, upper right: VESPER.
October 1887, F. Meyer (Dresden, Germany).
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Jouin. Les arts sous Louis XIV. 1899, p. 81.

Le Brun. Chateau de Versailles. 1963, nos. 53-56 (ill.).

Le Blanc, C. Manuel de L'amatuer d'estampes. Amsterdam, 1971, no. 4-7.