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The Embrace: 1876.12.16-171

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Titles

The Embrace

Maker(s)

Master M. Z. (Printmaker)

Notes

History note: Karl Ferdinand Friedrich von Nagler (1770-1846) [Lugt 2529]; Berlin Kupferstichkabinett [Lugt 1606]; Karl Eduard von Liphart (1808-1891) [Lugt 1687], sold 5 December and 5 following days, 1876, C. G. Boerner, Leipzig. Lot 1882

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1876-12-05) by Liphart, Karl Eduard von

Dating

16th century
Production date: AD 1503

School or Style

German

Techniques used in production

Engraving

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1876.12.16-171
Primary reference Number: 120856
Bartsch: 15
Illustrated Bartsch Commentary: 0914.016
Old location number: 35.1.23
Lugt: 2529
Lugt: 1687
Lugt: 1606
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 13 December 2021 Last processed: Monday 13 December 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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