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The Fall of Man

Adam and Eve

Johann Ladenspelder (German, about 1511–1560), Copied after Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471–1528)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein 002

Dimensions

Platemark: 24.1 x 18.9 cm (9 1/2 x 7 7/16 in.) Sheet: 28.8 x 22.5 cm (11 5/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

K97

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

upper left on tablet: ALBERT'/DVRER/INVENTOR/IOHANNES/VAN=

Markings

recto, lower right: Copy B.; verso, in black ink: J.R.K/From Ch le Whipple/In exchange./1889/collector's stamp in purple: S.R. Koehler [Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Lugt 1580]; MFA Koehler stamp, with accession number in ink: 97; in graphite: K.C./No. 97. [circled]/ copy by A. Durer/by Wierix/$2.00 [underlined]

Provenance

Acquired by the MFA October 20, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler