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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. Bartholomaeus
Date:
early 1750s
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 20 3/16 x 13 7/8 inches (51.2 x 35.2 cm), Plate: 15 1/16 x 10 11/16 inches (38.3 x 27.1 cm), and Image: 13 3/4 x 10 5/8 inches (35 x 27 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "KHK 12"; lower left: "A 113"

Lettered, lower center: "S. Bartholomaeus. | Quis non optaret, ut lucerna tantae claritatis nequaquam sub modio lateret, sed supra candela = | brum pomeretur, et omnibus, qui in domo ecclesiae sunt, luceret? quis rogo nom cuperet, ut tantus | confessor fulu DEI computaretur inter magnos Apostolos? Ruper: Fuit in Joan: C. 1. | Johann Baptista Piazzetta Venetus delineavit J. C. Leopold excud Aug. Vind. Johann Lorenz Haid Sculpsit."; lower right: "C. 6."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.1362
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
apostle | Christian | Christianity | cloak | curls | dagger | disciple | gaze | halo | historical subject | knife | profile | religious | religious and mythological subject | solemn | thoughtful
Associated People:
St. Bartholomew
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:23212
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