Artist Lucas Cranach the Elder, German, 1472-1553
  • Venus and Cupid
Date 1506
Medium woodcut printed in black ink on paper attached at all corners to mat
Dimensions Image and sheet: 10 7/8 × 7 3/4 inches (27.6 × 19.7 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, General Membership Fund
Accession Number 34.199
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated, on block within image, upper right: L | [dragon device] | 1506 | C
1934-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Luttikhuizen, Henry, ed. Stirring the World: Germany Printmaking in the Age of Luther. Exh. cat., Center Art Gallery, Calvin College. Grand Rapids, 2017, pp. 110-111 (pl. 26).