Artist Adam von Bartsch, Austrian, 1756-1821
Artist after Guercino (Giovanni Francesco Barbieri), Italian, 1591-1666
  • Cupid Burning his Weapons
Date 1805
Medium etching printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 11 1/4 × 9 3/8 inches (28.6 × 23.8 cm)
Sheet: 14 3/8 × 11 1/4 inches (36.5 × 28.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S100
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated, in plate, lower right: A. Bartsch sc. 1805.
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower left: Guercino del.
Inscribed, in pencil, lower left corner: th
March 1887, Crawcour Sale.
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)