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Adam and Eve

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Signed

on paper hanging on tree: L [winged serpent] C/1509

Marks

watermark [not identified]; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 18926 [Lugt 1870]; in graphite: 660a[underlined]/oxf; no. 1

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Adam and Eve: The Fall

1509

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 001; Hollstein 1

Dimensions

Other (woodcut border): 33.3 x 22.8 cm (13 1/8 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

P18926

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

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