Eve

Daniel Hopfer (German, about 1470–1536)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 473.2, ii/ii; Hollstein 38.2

Dimensions

Plate: 28.7 x 11 cm (11 5/16 x 4 5/16 in.) Sheet: 29.1 x 11.4 cm (11 7/16 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2000.726

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.2; l.r.: GC/ No2

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]

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