Recto: Creation of Eve Verso: The Fall and The Expulsion

about 1524
Hans Springinklee (German, died in 1549)


Catalogue Raisonné

Passavant iii.241 62

Dimensions

Sheet: 33.4 x 22.8 cm (13 1/8 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

2000.727

Medium or Technique

Hand-colored woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From a book of commentaries on Genesis. Also used in the Bible, Nuremburg: Koberger, 1524. Passavant cites the the Fall/Expulsion woodcut under the same number and describes it as a copy after Dürer. More accurately, it uses Dürer’s Small Passion as a point of departure.

Provenance

Lloyd and Vivian Hawes (Wellesley, MA); their bequest to the MFA June, 2000

Credit Line

The Lloyd and Vivian Hawes Collection