The Crowning of the Virgin, Saints Lawrence, and Sixtus, 1576

  • Cornelis Cort, Netherlandish, 1533-1578
  • Federico Zuccaro, Italian

Engraving printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 23 3/8 × 16 7/8 inches (59.4 × 42.9 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S324

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Religion
  • Engraving (printing process)
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Figures (representations)
  • Engraving (print)
  • Virgin mary

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed and dated, in plate, lower left of image: 1576 | C. Cort Van Hooren in Hollant ghem.

Inscribed, in plate, lower left: FEDERICVS ZVCCARVS INVEN. Inscribed, lower right: CVM PRIVILEGIO SVMI PONT. Inscribed, lower right: Laurentius Vaccarius formis Romae Inscribed, in plate within image area, lower center: [ one line Latin inscription] Inscribed, in plate below image: [dedication]

Provenance

September 1887, C. J. Meyer (Carlsbad). 1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Cornelis Cort; after Federico Zuccaro, The Crowning of the Virgin, Saints Lawrence, and Sixtus, 1576, engraving printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S324.