Aretino, between 1487 and 1534

  • Marcantonio Raimondi, Italian, 1487-1534

Etching in black ink on wove paper

  • Sheet: 8 3/8 × 5 3/4 inches (21.3 × 14.6 cm)

Bequest of Hal H. Smith

45.317

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Etching (printing process)
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Portrait
  • Man
  • Bust
  • Italy

Inscribed, in plate, at bottom of page: PETRVS ARRETINVS ACERRIMVS VIRTVTVM AC VITIORVM | DEMOSTRATOR | NON MANVS ARTIFICIS MAGE DIGNVM OS PINGERE NON OS | HOC PINGI POTERAT NOBILIORE MANV | PELLAEVS IVVENIS SI VIVERET HAC VOLO DESTRA | PINGIER HOC TAN TVM DICERET ORE CANI

1945-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Marcantonio Raimondi, Aretino, between 1487 and 1534, etching in black ink on wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Bequest of Hal H. Smith, 45.317.