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Small Passion

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1895,0122.506

  • Title (series)

    • Small Passion
  • Description

    Impression without text from a series of 37 woodcuts; the Fall of Man; in a dense forest, Adam and Eve stand arm in arm next to the Tree of Knowledge, surrounded by the serpent, a lion, a bull, and a boar. c.1510 Woodcut

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1510
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 125 millimetres
    • Width: 95 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Signed on the block.
  • Curator's comments

    The original woodblock is in the British Museum, London. Dürer and his Legacy, BM exh. cat. (2002), 207a. Renaissance Prints, BM exh. cat. (1995), 29a.

  • Bibliography

    • Meder 1932 126 (before text) bibliographic details
    • Dodgson 1903, 1911 I.296.61 bibliographic details
    • Schoch 2001-04 II.187 bibliographic details
    • Bartsch VII.119.17 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (German XVIc Mounted Roy)

  • Exhibition history

    1995 Jun-Oct, BM, 'German Renaissance Prints, 1490-1550', no.29a

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1895

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1895,0122.506

Impression without text from a series of 37 woodcuts; the Fall of Man; in a dense forest, Adam and Eve stand arm in arm next to the Tree of Kowledge, surrounded by the serpent, a lion, a bull, and a boar.  c.1510  Woodcut

Impression without text from a series of 37 woodcuts; the Fall of Man; in a dense forest, Adam and Eve stand arm in arm next to the Tree of Kowledge, surrounded by the serpent, a lion, a bull, and a boar. c.1510 Woodcut

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