Apollo and Daphne, ca. 1558

  • Hieronymus Cock, Netherlandish, 1517 or 1518-1570
  • Matthys Cock, Netherlandish, 1509-1548

Etching printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Plate: 8 5/8 × 11 7/8 inches (21.9 × 30.2 cm) Sheet: 8 3/4 × 12 inches (22.2 × 30.5 cm)

Gift of Albert Kahn

40.18

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Mythology
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Figures (representations)
  • River
  • Cityscape
  • Landscape (representation)
  • Etching

Signed, in plate, lower left of image: COCK. FE

Inscribed, in plate, bottom left edge of image: Daphne in arborem | transformatur

1940-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

From Bruegel to Rembrandt: Dutch and Flemish Prints and Drawings from 1550 to 1700. Exh. cat., DIA. Detroit, 2020, p. 10.

Hieronymus Cock; after Matthys Cock, Apollo and Daphne, ca. 1558, etching printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Albert Kahn, 40.18.