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The eastern hemisphere: P.12220-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


The eastern hemisphere


Draughtsman: Dürer, Albrecht
Commissioner: Stabius, Johannes
Printmaker: Springinklee, Hans
Blockcutter: Andreae, Hieronymus
Printer: Bartsch, Adam von



Legal notes

Bequeathed by the Rev. R. E. Kerrich 1872 (received 1873)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1873) by Kerrich, Richard Edward


18th Century
Production date: AD 1781 : Restrike of 1512-15 block


Printed by Adam von Bartsch in 1781.

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.12220-R
Primary reference Number: 181279
Hollstein (German): 261
Illustrated Bartsch Commentary: 1001.415
Heller (Dürer): 2110
Meder: 261
Old location number: 36.11.1
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 23 June 2022 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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