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Venus Wounded by the Thorns of a Rose, 1532

  • Master of the Die, Italian
  • Raphael, Italian, 1483-1520

Engraving printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 7 7/8 × 6 3/4 inches (20 × 17.1 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S749

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Mythology
  • Engraving (printing process)
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Landscape (representation)
  • Engraving (print)
  • Nude
  • Figure (representation)
  • Italy

Inscribed, in plate, lower left of image: 1532 Inscribed, lower center: Ant. sal. ex. Inscribed, in pencil, verso: 50367

Oct. 1884, F. Keppel & Co. 1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Master of the Die; after Raphael, Venus Wounded by the Thorns of a Rose, 1532, engraving printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S749.