Judgment of Hercules, 18th century

  • Pietro da Cortona, Italian, 1596-1669
  • Giuseppi Zocchi, Italian, 1711-1767

Etching and engraving printed in brown ink on wove paper

  • Plate: 15 3/8 × 11 inches (39.1 × 27.9 cm) Sheet: 19 1/8 × 14 5/8 inches (48.6 × 37.1 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps


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)

Giuseppi Zocchi; after Pietro da Cortona, Judgment of Hercules, 18th century, etching and engraving printed in brown ink on wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S1279.