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Creator:
Print made by Johann Lorenz Haid, 1702–1750, German
after Giovanni Battista Piazzetta, 1682–1754, Italian
Published by Johann Christian Leopold, 1699–1755, German
Title:
S. Jacobus Major
Date:
early 1750s
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 20 1/16 x 14 inches (51 x 35.6 cm), Plate: 15 1/16 x 10 3/4 inches (38.3 x 27.3 cm), and Image: 13 7/8 x 10 11/16 inches (35.3 x 27.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "KHK9"

Lettered, lower center: "S. Jacobus Major. | Filius Zebedaei, boanerges, hoc est, filius tonotru; siquidem divina qus prae = | dicatio magnum quendam et illustrem sonilum per terrarum orbem edidit. | Vict. Antoch. in Marc. C. 2. | Johann Baptista Piazzetta Venetus delineavit Joh. Christian Leopold excudit Aug. Vind. Johann Lorenz Haid Sculpsit."; lower right: "C.3."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.1359
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
apostle | beard | Christian | Christianity | cloak | curls | disciple | halo | historical subject | moustache | profile | religious | religious and mythological subject | staff
Associated People:
St. James the Greater
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:23209
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