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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    E,4.129

  • Description

    A peasant couple selling their produce; reverse copy after Dürer (Meder 89); the female figure at right holding a chicken; an egg basket on the ground at r. 1577
    Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1577
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 112 millimetres (Plate-mark)
    • Width: 73 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with monogram at lower left and dated at upper centre.
  • Curator's comments

    See also Maes's copy of Dürer's The Cook and his Wife (Meder 84) of the same year (BM E,4.147).

  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 27 bibliographic details
    • Meder 1932 89 (Copy after) bibliographic details
    • Bartsch IX.570.18 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F XVIc Mounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    E,4.129

A peasant couple selling their produce; reverse copy after Dürer (Meder 89); the female figure at r holding a chicken; an egg basket on the ground at r.  1577  Engraving

A peasant couple selling their produce; reverse copy after Dürer (Meder 89); the female figure at r holding a chicken; an egg basket on the ground at r. 1577 Engraving

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