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Design for Two Spoons and a Dog Whistle

Artist:
Heinrich Aldegrever (German, Paderborn ca. 1502–1555/1561 Soest)
Date:
1539
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet: 3 1/16 × 4 in. (7.8 × 10.2 cm)
Classifications:
Prints, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1920
Accession Number:
20.10.1
Not on view
Inscription: Dated and signed with artist's monogram in plate, at left center: '1539 / AG'

Marking: Stamped in black on verso, at bottom left: collector's mark of Robert Scholtz [Lugt 2241]
Robert Scholtz
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," November 27, 1995–February 25, 1996.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," November 1, 1999–January 24, 2000.

Bartsch VIII.443.268; New Hollstein 221.268; Hollstein I.127.268
The New Hollstein German Engravings, Etchings and Woodcuts 1400-1700. Amsterdam, 1998, cat. no. 268, p. 221.



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