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Title:

The large spruce

Maker:

Altdorfer, Albrecht; printmaker; German artist, c.1480-1538

Category:

print

Name:

print

Date:

circa 1517 1520
Date according to Winzinger

School/Style:

German

Technique:

etching

Material(s):

black carbon ink; Medium
paper; Support; chainlines vertical (??mm) central unicorn watermark (not in Briquet; similar but not same as Winzinger watermarks 22)

Dimension(s):

height, 236, mm
width, 178, mm

Acquisition:

transferred; 1876; Cambridge University Library

Inscription:

monogram; image upper left; printed; AA

Alternative
Number(s):

Bartsch; 67; 1808
Winzinger; 182; 1963
New Hollstein (German); 85; 1997

Exhibition(s):

Documentation:

Woudhuysen, P.. 1982. Treasures of the Fitzwilliam Museum.Cambridge (Cambs.): Pevensey Pressp. 25

Hollstein, F. W. H.. et al.. 1954-. German engravings, etchings and woodcuts, ca. 1400-1700.Amsterdam: Menno Hertzberger
Reference to the Fitzwilliam impression

Winzinger, Franz. 1963. Albrecht Altdorfer Graphik: Holzschnitte, Kupferstiche, Radierungen.Munich: R. Piper
Reference to the Fitzwilliam impression

Accession:

Object Number: AD.5.22-122
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 30698; input: 2001-06-21; modified: 2009-01-26)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/30698





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