Artist Jan Duetecum, Dutch
Artist after Pieter Bruegel the Elder, Netherlandish, 1525-1569
Publisher Hieronymus Cock, Netherlandish, 1517 or 1518-1570
  • Alpine Landscape with Deep Valley
Date ca. 1555
Medium etching and engraving in ink on laid paper
Dimensions Sheet (trimmed within platemark): 12 5/8 × 16 7/8 inches (32.1 × 42.9 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, William H. Murphy Fund
Accession Number 40.23
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, lower left of image: brueghel Inuentor | -h-cock excude-
Inscribed, lower right of image: brue. inu
(Weyhe Gallery, New York, New York, USA);
1940-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Bastelaer, Rene van. Les Estampes de Peter Brvefel l'Ancien. Brussels, 1908.

Riggs, Timothy A. Hieronymus Cock (1510-1570): Print-Marker and Publisher in Antwerp at the Sign of the Four Winds. New York and London, 1977, p. 318, no. 28.4.

Herendeen, Wyman H. From Landscape to Literature: The River and the Myth of Geography. Pittsburgh, 1986, (fig. 15), p. 178.

Hollstein, vol. III. p. 260, no. 9 [under Brueghel].