Skip to main content

St Antony the hermit: 22.I.3-70

Object information

Current Location: In storage


St Antony the hermit


Printmaker: Dürer, Albrecht



Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1519


Only state.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black ink
Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper ( laid down)
Plate Height 100 mm Width 143 mm
Sheet Height 102 mm Width 145 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 1519
  • Location: Image lower left, on cartouche
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Date
  • Text: AD
  • Location: Image lower left, on cartouche
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Monogram

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: 22.I.3-70
Primary reference Number: 93846
Bartsch: 58
Illustrated Bartsch: 58
Illustrated Bartsch Commentary: .058
Meder: 51
Hollstein (German): 51
Schoch/Mende/Scherbaum: 87
Old location number: 35.9.8
Stable URI

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

Citation for print

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

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "St Antony the hermit" Web page available at: Accessed: 2023-02-08 11:20:15

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url= |title=St Antony the hermit |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2023-02-08 11:20:15|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

Please enter your name as you would like to be addressed
Please enter your email address
The object accession number - this is prefilled
Please enter your query with as much detail as possible

More objects and works of art you might like

A hermit fed by angels

Accession Number: 3461

A hermit

Accession Number: PD.19-1948

Suggested products from Curating Cambridge

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...