Apollo Belvedere, between 1558 and 1599

  • Harman Adolfz, Dutch, active ca. 1607
  • Hendrick Goltzius, Dutch, 1558-1617

Engraving printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 16 1/4 × 11 7/8 inches (41.3 × 30.2 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S546

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Mythology
  • Engraving (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Engraving (print)
  • Statue
  • Apollo

Signed, in plate, lower left center of image: HG Sculp.

Inscribed, in plate, lower left center of image: APOLLO PYTHIVS. Cum privil. Sa Ca M. Inscribed, lower right center: Herman Adolfz. excud. Haerlemens. [sheet cut through inscription in plate below image just so top of letters somewhat visible]

October 1884, (F. Keppel & Co., New York, New York, USA). Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

From Bruegel to Rembrandt: Dutch and Flemish Prints and Drawings from 1550 to 1700. Exh. cat., DIA. Detroit, 2020, p. 11.

Hendrick Goltzius, Apollo Belvedere, between 1558 and 1599, engraving printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S546.