From 9/20 through 9/23, visitors may only enter through the John R entrance. All other entrances, plus the museum grounds, Kirby St and Farnsworth St will be closed during this time for Concours d'Elegance.

Martyrdom of Saint Lawrence, 18th Century

  • Pierre Hutin, French, 1720-1763
  • Michael Keyl, German, 1722-1798
  • Jusepe de Ribera, Spanish, 1590-1652

Engraving printed in black on laid paper

  • plate: 15 5/8 x 10 5/8 in. 39.6 x 26.9 cm sheet: 27 3/4 x 20 1/4 in. 70.4 x 51.4 cm

Gift of Bela Hubbard, 1892


Watermark: letters above and below the image

In plate, lower left: P. Hutin. del.; lower right: M. Keyl. sculps:; lower left of the bottom margin: Qvadro di Guiseppi Ribera / detto lo Spangnoletto. / cavato dalla Galleria Reale di Dresda / Alto Pi: 7. 0: 3 1/2. Largo Pi:5. 0:5; lower right of the bottom margin: Tableau de Joseph Ribera / dit l'Espagnolet. / de la Gallerie Royale de Dresde. / Haut: 7. Pi: 3 1/2. Pouc: Larg. 5. P:5. Pouc:; lower right corner: No. 29.; in black ink, after Keyl: abt. 1750; below Joseph Ribera: 1589-1659 ( )a( )iva; lower center: Martyrdom of St. Lawrence (?); lower right corner: Gift of Bela Hubbard. / 1892.; in pencil, lower center and lower right corner: 40.

Woermann, Karl, CATALOGUE OF THE ROYAL PICTURE GALLERY IN DRESDEN: Dresden: Wilhelm Hoffmann's Fine Art Works, 1899, p 314.

Michael Keyl; after Pierre Hutin; after Jusepe de Ribera, Martyrdom of Saint Lawrence, 18th Century, Engraving printed in black on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Bela Hubbard, 1892, 1991.75.