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Christ on the Mount of Olives: 22.I.3-123

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Christ on the Mount of Olives
Agony in the garden


Printmaker: Dürer, Albrecht



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1816) by Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount


Production date: AD 1515


Only state. Etching on iron. Before rust spots.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper ( mounted at all four corners onto backing sheet)
Plate Height 224 mm Width 160 mm
Sheet Height 225 mm Width 160 mm

Techniques used in production

Surface tone

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 1515
  • Location: Image lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Date
  • Text: AD
  • Location: Image lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Monogram

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: 22.I.3-123
Primary reference Number: 93778
Bartsch: 19
Illustrated Bartsch: 19
Illustrated Bartsch Commentary: .019 I/II
Meder: 19
Hollstein (German): 19 a
Schoch/Mende/Scherbaum: 80
Old location number: 35.8.7
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Audit data

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

Associated departments & institutions

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

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