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Title

Adam and Eve

1566


Artists

Johan Wierix

Netherlands

1549 - 1615

after Albrecht Dürer

Germany

1471 - 1528


Details


Date

1566


Media category

Print


Materials used

engraving


Edition

iii of 3 states


Dimensions

24.9 x 19.4 cm platemark, 31.2 x 36.7 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signature on tablet at u.l., [incised plate] "'...IOHANNES / WIERX. ...". Dated u.r., [incised plate] "1566".


Credit

Gift of Margaret Delmer 1985


Location

Not on display


Accession number

270.1985


Artist information

Johan Wierix

Works in the collection

1

Artist information

after Albrecht Dürer

Works in the collection

6


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


  • Piety and Paganism, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Jul 1991–29 Sep 1991


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Nicholas Draffin, Piety and Paganism, Sydney, 1991, p 15.