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Nativity: AD.5.22-9

Object information

Titles

Nativity
The Fall and Salvation of Mankind through the Life and Passion of Christ

Maker(s)

Altdorfer, Albrecht (Printmaker)

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: circa AD 1513 : Date according to Winzinger

School or Style

German

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper Image Height 73 mm Width 49 mm
Sheet Height 77 mm Width 53 mm

Techniques used in production

Woodcut

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: AA
  • Location: Image upper left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Monogram
  • Text: 9
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: UNIVERSITY LIBRARY
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Stamped black ink
  • Type: Fitzwilliam Museum mark
  • Text: AD.5.22-9
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Fitzwilliam Museum mark

Identification numbers

Accession number: AD.5.22-9
Primary reference Number: 82081
Bartsch: 9
Winzinger: 34
New Hollstein (German): 9
Lugt: 2475
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 11 January 2021 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Nativity" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/82081 Accessed: 2022-07-01 20:38:54

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{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/82081 |title=Nativity |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-07-01 20:38:54|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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