Artist Nicolas Cochin, French, 1610-1686
Publisher Balthasar Moncornet, French
  • Martiryvm Appostolorvm | Les Martir Des Appostre
  • Title Page for The Martyrdom of the Apostles (translated title)
  • The Martyrdom of the Apostles (series title)
Date between 1610 and 1686
Medium etching printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 3 7/8 × 3 inches (9.8 × 7.6 cm)
Sheet: 3 3/4 × 2 3/4 inches (9.5 × 7 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S305.1
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, lower left: Nicolas
Signed, lower right: Chochin fe
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, center image: MARTIRYVM | APPOSTOLORVM | LES MARTIR. | DES APPOSTRE.
Inscribed, in plate, lower center: Baltzasar Moncoret excudit Cum priuilegio Regis.
June 1889, F. Meyer (Dresden, Gemany);
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Weigert, Roger-Armand. Inventaire du Fonts Français: Graveurs du XVIIE Siècle. Paris, 1954, vol. III: pp. 78-79, nos. 6-19.