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Virgin and child with a monkey: 22.I.3-19

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Virgin and child with a monkey


Printmaker: Wierix, Johan
Printmaker: Dürer, Albrecht (After)



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1816) by Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount


Production date: circa AD 1566


Copy, state I.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper ( laid down)
Sheet Height 186 mm Width 118 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: AD
  • Location: Image lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Monogram
  • Text: .IH. W. AE 17.
  • Location: Image lower centre right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: 22.I.3-19
Primary reference Number: 107850
Bartsch: 42 (copy)
Illustrated Bartsch: 42 (copy)
Illustrated Bartsch Commentary: .042 C1 [B.42a (61)] Durer
Hollstein (German): 30 (copy) Durer
New Hollstein (Dutch/Flemish): 991 (Wierix family part V)
Old location number: 35.10.23a
Old location number: P.3894-R
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Saturday 28 January 2023 Last processed: Saturday 28 January 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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