Artist Giuseppi Zocchi, Italian, 1711-1767
Artist after Pietro da Cortona, Italian, 1596-1669
  • Judgment of Hercules
Date 18th century
Medium etching and engraving printed in brown ink on wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 15 3/8 × 11 inches (39.1 × 27.9 cm)
Sheet: 19 1/8 × 14 5/8 inches (48.6 × 37.1 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S1279
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, below image, lower left: Pietro da Cortona. inv. et del:
Inscribed, lower right: Gius. Zocchi. Sc:
Inscribed, center lower margin: THE JUDGEMENT of HERCULES | Afte an Original | Drawing of Pietro da Cortona.
December 1885, Kissam sale.
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)