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Adam and Eve seated on rocks with the infants Cain and Abel; wooden building in the background at left (large version)

Artist:
Cristofano di Michele Martini (Il Robetta) (Italian, Florence 1462–after 1535 Florence)
Date:
ca. 1500–1520
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet (Trimmed): 10 1/16 × 6 15/16 in. (25.6 × 17.6 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1945
Accession Number:
45.80
Not on view
Plate trimmed at lower left and right corners.
Vendor: William H. Schab
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Family Life," March 15, 2002–May 19, 2002.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," July 25, 2005–October 23, 2005.

B.XIII.395.4; TIB.Commentary.XXV.2521.009; Hind.I.200.9.i.
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803, cat. no. XIII.395.4, 395.

Arthur Mayger Hind Early Italian engraving: a critical catalogue with complete reproduction of all the prints described. London and New York, 1938-1948, cat. no. I.200.9.i, p. 200.

TIB The Illustrated Bartsch - Commentary Volumes. 1978–, cat. no. XXV.2521.009.S1, p. 536.



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