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The Angel showing John the New Jerusalem: P.3322-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


The Angel showing John the New Jerusalem
The Angel with the Key of the Bottomless Pit
The Apocalypse


Printmaker: Dürer, Albrecht



Legal notes

Bequeathed by the Rev. R. E. Kerrich 1872 (received 1873)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1873) by Kerrich, Richard Edward


Production date: circa AD 1511


Latin edition without letterpress on verso.

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper
Image Height 392 mm Width 281 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

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

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.3322-R
Primary reference Number: 99026
Bartsch: 75
Illustrated Bartsch: 75
Illustrated Bartsch Commentary: .275
Meder: 178
Hollstein (German): 178 (3)
Schoch/Mende/Scherbaum: 126
Briquet: 6485
Meder: 127 (watermark section)
Old object number: 36.1.44
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Saturday 28 January 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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