Artist Cornelis Cort, Netherlandish, 1533-1578
Artist after Titian, Italian, ca.1488-1576
  • Prometheus Chained to the Rocks of Caucasus
Date 1566
Medium engraving printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate (irreg.): 15 1/8 × 12 3/8 inches (38.4 × 31.4 cm)
Sheet: 15 5/8 × 12 5/8 inches (39.7 × 32.1 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S325
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower right center of image: Titianus 1566
Inscribed, lower right edge: Cun Privilegio
Inscribed, pencil notation, lower left margin: [illegible]
Inscribed, in pencil, center bottom margin: C. Cort del.
October 1887, F. Meyer (Dresden).
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)