Artist Hans Sebald Beham, German, 1500-1550
  • Saint James Major
  • Jack the Elder (Hollstein) (alternate title)
  • The Twelve Apostles (series title)
Date ca. 1545
Medium Engraving printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 1 3/4 × 1 1/8 inches (4.4 × 2.9 cm)
Sheet: 2 1/8 × 1 1/2 inches (5.4 × 3.8 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S116.9
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, upper right edge: [artist's monogram]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, vertically, upper left edge: .S. IACOBVS.
Inscribed, upper right corner: 9
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)