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Virgin and child with a monkey: P.3094-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Virgin and child with a monkey


Printmaker: Dürer, Albrecht




History note: Pierre Mariette (1634-1716) (Lugt 1790)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1934) by Young, Arthur W.


Production date: circa AD 1498


Only state.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper
Plate Height 190 mm Width 122 mm
Sheet Height 190 mm Width 122 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: AD
  • Location: Image lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Monogram
  • Text: P. mariette 1667
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Type: Collector's mark
  • Text: c 56 m (?)
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Type: Inscription

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.3094-R
Primary reference Number: 93757
Bartsch: 42
Illustrated Bartsch: 42
Illustrated Bartsch Commentary: .042
Meder: 30
Hollstein (German): 30
Schoch/Mende/Scherbaum: 20
Lugt: 1790
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 28 September 2022 Last processed: Thursday 7 September 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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