Artist Hendrick Goltzius, Dutch, 1558-1617
  • Mars
Date between 1558 and 1617
Medium chiaroscuro woodcut printed in black, brown and yellow-brown ink on laid paper
Dimensions Image: 9 1/2 × 5 5/8 inches (24.1 × 14.3 cm)
Sheet: 11 1/8 × 6 7/8 inches (28.3 × 17.5 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S550
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, on block, upper left edge: [artist's monogram]
Inscriptions Inscribed, on block, upper right of image: [Aries zodiacal symbol]
Inscribed, in pencil and in ink, verso: [numeric notations]
1890, Klever Sale, Berlin (June 1890)
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.