Adam

Daniel Hopfer (German, about 1470–1536)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 473.1, ii/ii; Hollstein 37.1

Dimensions

Platemark: 28.7 x 10.9 cm (11 5/16 x 4 5/16 in.) Sheet: 29.1 x 11.3 cm (11 7/16 x 4 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2000.725

Medium or Technique

Etching on iron

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The Funck number scraped away from the lower left. Derived from Jacopo de Barbari.

Inscription

In graphite, verso, b.c.: B.1; l.r.: G9/ No1

Markings

Verso, l.r., stamped In black ink: mark of Heinrich Füssli & Cie. [L. 1008]; stamped in blue ink: mark of the Duke D’Arenberg [L. 567]. Illegible watermark.

Provenance

Heinrich Fussli & Cie. (1775-1829, Zurich, Lugt 1008); Dukes D'Arenberg (Brussels and Nordkirchen, Westphalia, Lugt 567); probably sold by Christie's, London, 14 July 1902; Lloyd and Vivian Hawes, Wellesley, MA; her bequest to MFA, June 2000.

Credit Line

The Lloyd and Vivian Hawes Collection