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Covered goblet of oval form with acanthus-leaves: AD.5.22-134

Object information

Titles

Covered goblet of oval form with acanthus-leaves

Maker(s)

Altdorfer, Albrecht (Printmaker)

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Circa 1520 - 1525

Note

Printed on felt side of paper

School or Style

German

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper ( chainlines vertical (34mm, Italian?)) Plate Height 166 mm Width 112 mm
Sheet Height 170 mm Width 115 mm

Techniques used in production

Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: AA
  • Location: Image upper centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Monogram
  • Text: 134
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: 79
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: 81
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: o[superscript] BM
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Blue crayon
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: UNIVERSITY LIBRARY
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Stamped black ink
  • Type: Fitzwilliam Museum mark
  • Text: AD.5.22-134
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Stamped black ink
  • Type: Fitzwilliam Museum mark
  • Text: Orb and star [fragment]
  • Type: Watermark

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.5.22-134
Primary reference Number: 30472
Bartsch: 79
Winzinger: 190
New Hollstein (German): 102
Old location number: 37.2.9
Winzinger (watermarks): 7 (similar)
Lugt: 2475
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 12 January 2021 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Covered goblet of oval form with acanthus-leaves" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/30472 Accessed: 2022-07-02 21:25:15

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