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St Sebastian bound to a column: 22.I.3-74

Object information

Current Location: In storage


St Sebastian bound to a column


Printmaker: Dürer, Albrecht



Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: circa AD 1499



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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper ( laid down)
Plate Height 109 mm Width 77 mm
Sheet Height 109 mm Width 77 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: AD
  • Location: Image lower left, on cartouche
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Monogram

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: 22.I.3-74
Primary reference Number: 93843
Bartsch: 56
Illustrated Bartsch: 56
Illustrated Bartsch Commentary: .056 I/II
Meder: 61 I/II
Hollstein (German): 61 I/II
Schoch/Mende/Scherbaum: 25 I/II
Old location number: 35.9.6
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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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