Artist Virgil Solis, German, 1514-1562
  • Rhetoric
  • Rhetorica (alternate title)
  • The Seven Liberal Arts (series title)
Date mid-16th century
Medium engraving printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 3 1/4 × 2 1/4 inches (8.3 × 5.7 cm)
Accession Number 09.1S1116.3
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, lower left: [artist's monogram]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, upper edge: RHETORICA
October 1887, F. Meyer (Dresden, Germany);
1909-present, found in the collection of the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)