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The Great Cannon: AD.1.18-98

Object information

Current Location: In storage


The Great Cannon


Printmaker: Hopfer, Hieronymus
Printmaker: Dürer, Albrecht (After)




Loss at lower right corner. Tear and old repair right side

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Transferred (1876) by Cambridge University Library


Reduced copy after Dürer's iron-etching, B.99. State I/II

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Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.1.18-98
Primary reference Number: 122442
Bartsch: 45
Hollstein German: 50
Illustrated Bartsch: 44 (518)
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Saturday 28 January 2023 Last processed: Saturday 28 January 2023

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

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