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Erasmus of Rotterdam: AD.4.12-48

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Current Location: In storage


Erasmus of Rotterdam


Printmaker: Unknown
Draughtsman: Holbein, Hans, the younger (After)



Acquisition and important dates

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


After a woodcut designed by Hans Holbein the Younger c.1538, in reverse (with some differences). Copy after the first edition, with two lines of Latin in the lower cartouche.

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Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.4.12-48
Primary reference Number: 203359
Hollstein (German): 9 copy
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Created: Friday 3 July 2015 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

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

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