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Saint Anthony tormented by Demons: 1879.5.24-73

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Saint Anthony tormented by Demons
The Tribulations of St Antony
The Temptation of St Anthony


Printmaker: Schongauer, Martin




History note: Ambroise Firmin-Didot (1790-1876)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1879)


Production date: circa AD 1470

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: M+S
  • Location: Image lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Monogram

Inscription present: profile head

  • Type: Watermark
  • Text: AFD
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Stamped
  • Type: Collector's mark
  • Text: Puchased FM
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Stamped
  • Type: Fitzwilliam Museum mark

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 1879.5.24-73
Primary reference Number: 98481
Bartsch: 56
Hollstein (German): 54 II
Lehrs (Geschichte): 54
Old location number: 35.2.35*
Lehrs (Schongauer watermarks): 72
Lugt: 119
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Audit data

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

Associated departments & institutions

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

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