Artist Marcantonio Raimondi, Italian, 1487-1534
  • Mars, Venus and Cupid
  • Mars, Venus and Eros (alternate title)
Date 1508
Medium engraving printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Image and sheet: 11 3/4 × 8 1/4 inches (29.8 × 21 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S901
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, center lower edge of image: [artist's monogram]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower right edge: 1508 16 D
Comte Octave de Behague (Paris, France);
June 1885, Robert M. Lindsay.
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Shoemaker, I. H. The Engravings of Marcantonio Raimondi. Exh. cat., Spencer Museum of Art and Ackland Art Museum. Lawrence, KS, and Chapel Hill, NC, 1981, pp. 76-79, no. 13.