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Albrecht Dürer the Elder

Inscription

upper left to upper right: 1497. ALBRECHT THVRER. DER . ELDER . VI ID. ALT 70 JOR; lower left to lower right, below image: NOBILI ET MAGNIFICO D.NO DNO IOHANNI MAXIMILIANO/ZUM JUNGEN, Nobilifsima & Florentifsima Reipublica Francofurtenfis ad Moenum Confuli/Seniori etc. Dno & Patrono fus maximo; Gratitudinis ergo, (has duas) Patris & Fily Durerum Effi-/gies, ab Alberto Iuniore olim depicitas, & nunc a Wenceflao Hollar Bohémo Aqua forti aeri ins/fculptas, Henrious van der Borcht Iunior hunillimæ offert et dedicat, Anno, 1644.; lower left: Albertus Durerus pinxit

Signed

lower right: W. Hollar fecit.

Marks

verso: MFA sticker with accession number in ink: 46; MFA stamp in purple with accession number in in: 46.; in black ink: Sumner Bequest; in graphite: [?]

Provenance

Acquired April 27, 1874

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Sumner

1644

Catalogue Raisonné

P 1389

Accession Number

M46

Medium or Technique

Etching

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