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Adam and Eve: P.3096-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Adam and Eve


Printmaker: Dürer, Albrecht



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1886) by Chichester, Lord


Production date: AD 1504



School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper
Plate Height 249 mm Width 193 mm
Sheet Height 249 mm Width 193 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Location: Image upper left, on tablet
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: AD
  • Location: Image upper left, on tablet
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Monogram
  • Text: 1504
  • Location: Image upper left, on tablet
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Date

Inscription present: Bull's head

  • Type: Watermark

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.3096-R
Primary reference Number: 93759
Bartsch: 1
Illustrated Bartsch: 1
Illustrated Bartsch Commentary: .001 II/III
Meder: 1 II/III
Hollstein (German): 1 IV/V
Schoch/Mende/Scherbaum: 39 II/III
Briquet: 14875
Old location number: 35.8.1*
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 28 September 2022 Last processed: Wednesday 20 September 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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