Lions, Plate 3, between 1660 and 1690

  • Abraham Blooteling, Dutch, 1640-1690
  • Peter Paul Rubens, Flemish, 1577-1640

Etching and engraving printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Sheet (trimmed within platemark): 5 3/8 × 7 inches (13.7 × 17.8 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S150.3

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Etching (printing process)
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Engraving (incising)
  • Engraving (incising)
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Landscape (representation)
  • Lions

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Watermark: [capital letters along bottom right edge of image]

Inscribed, in plate, lower right: A. Bloteling fecit. Inscribed, lower left: P. P. Rubens pinxit. Inscribed, in pencil, lower right corner: 3

Provenance

1883, H. Wunderlich & Co. 1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Abraham Blooteling; after Peter Paul Rubens, Lions, Plate 3, between 1660 and 1690, etching and engraving printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S150.3.