Artist Andrea Zucchi, Italian, 1678-1740
Artist after Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, Italian, 1696-1770
Artist after Tintoretto, Italian, 1519-1594
Publisher Domenico Lovisa, Italian
  • Martyrdom of Saint Christopher
Date 18th century
Medium etching and engraving printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 23 3/8 × 15 inches (59.4 × 38.1 cm)
Sheet: 23 7/8 × 15 1/4 inches (60.6 × 38.7 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S1282
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, below image, lower left: Gio: Batt: Tiepolo Delineo
Inscribed, lower right: Andrea Zucchi Sculp.
Inscribed, center lower margin: Decolazione di S. Cristoforo Opera del Tintoretto sopra | la portella dell'Organo della Madonna dall' Orto.
Inscribed, lower right edge of plate: 19 (reversed) | Per Domenico Louisa Vene.
Inscribed, in red pencil, lower right of sheet: 3 Pl:
September 1887, C.J. Meyer (Carlsbad).
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)