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The Life of Maximilian I: 23.K.1

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Current Location: In storage


The Life of Maximilian I
Wood Prints
Lord Fitzwilliam's print album


Printmaker: Burgkmair, Hans, the elder
Printmaker: Beck, Leonhard
Printmaker: Schäufelein, Hans Leonhard




History note: John Stuart, 3rd Earl of Bute (1713-92); sale (Hutchins, London, 19.iv.1794 lot 86 'a handsome Russia-leather volume, containing upwards of one hundred and fifty old wood cuts', (£7.10).

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


239 woodcuts (addidtional -183 and -235)

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Accession number: 23.K.1
Primary reference Number: 122974
Bartsch: Vol. 7, p. 224-229
Nagler (Knstler-Lexicon): Vol 2.
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 24 August 2018 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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

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