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The Virgin and Child Seated by a Wall: 22.I.3-28

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

The Virgin and Child Seated by a Wall

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Dürer, Albrecht

Entities

Categories

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: AD 1514

Note

I/II.

School or Style

German

Materials used in production

Black ink
Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper ( laid down)
Plate Height 148 mm Width 101 mm
Sheet Height 148 mm Width 101 mm

Techniques used in production

Surface tone
Engraving

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 1514
  • Location: Image centre right, on plaque
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Date
  • Text: AD
  • Location: Image centre right, on plaque
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Monogram

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: 22.I.3-28
Primary reference Number: 93823
Bartsch: 40
Illustrated Bartsch: 40
Illustrated Bartsch Commentary: .040 I/II
Meder: 36 I/II
Hollstein (German): 36
Schoch/Mende/Scherbaum: 73 I/II
Old location number: 38.5.28
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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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