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Adam and Eve

Artist:
Hans Baldung (called Hans Baldung Grien) (German, Schwäbisch Gmünd (?) 1484/85–1545 Strasbourg (Strassburg))
Date:
1514
Medium:
Woodcut; first of two states
Dimensions:
Block: 8 11/16 × 6 1/16 in. (22.1 × 15.4 cm) Sheet: 8 13/16 × 6 1/4 in. (22.4 × 15.9 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1927
Accession Number:
27.54.6
Not on view
Inscription: Artist's monogram inscribed in block on lower right: [intertwined HGB]

Marking: Inscribed in black ink on verso upper left: "Endris" (Lugt 812); lower verso center: "AG 72" (not recorded in Lugt).
C. G. BoernerSale November, 1932 (lot. 66)
Hollstein II.74.1 i/ii; The Illustrated Bartsch Baldung.11.1
F. W. H. Hollstein German Engravings, Etchings and Woodcuts, ca. 1400–1700. Amsterdam, 1954, cat. no. 1 i/ii, p. 74.



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