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Two satyrs fighting over a nymph: P.2106-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Two satyrs fighting over a nymph


Printmaker: Altdorfer, Albrecht
Designer: Raimondi, Marcantonio (After)



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1879-08-15)


Circa 1520 - 1525


Printed on ?felt side of paper.

School or Style


People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper ( chainlines vertical)
Plate Height 60 mm Width 40 mm
Sheet Height 64 mm Width 45 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: AA
  • Location: Image upper right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Monogram
  • Text: 79
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: 8 - 15
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: P.2106-R
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Fitzwilliam Museum mark

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.2106-R
Primary reference Number: 29563
Bartsch: 38
Winzinger: 164
New Hollstein (German): 45
Old location number: 37.1.8e
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 23 September 2022 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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