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Adam and Eve

about 1550-1580
Étienne Delaune (French, c. 1518–1583)


Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 434, only state

Dimensions

Sheet: 6.1 × 8.3 cm (2 3/8 × 3 1/4 in.)(trimmed on or slightly within the platemark)

Accession Number

P4232

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in blue-green ink, the mark of Emile Galichon, Paris (1829-1875)(Lugt 1058); verso, bottom center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Early provenance not researched; Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA, November 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund