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Adam and Eve

Theodor de Bry (Netherlandish, 1528–1598)


Dimensions

Sheet: 23.8 x 18.3 cm (9 3/8 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

P2661

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate, left of lower center: Iodocus a Winghe in

Signed

right of center: Theodore de Bry fe

Markings

watermark [not identified]; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 2661 [Lugt 1870]

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); November, 1898, purchased by MFA.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund