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  • Place of origin:

    Germany (probably, made)

  • Date:

    1502-1558 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Aldegrever, Heinrich, born 1502 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    engraving

  • Credit Line:

    From the Paul Davidsohn Collection.

  • Museum number:

    E.2207-1920

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MURRAY, shelf 1, box A

Physical description

Engraving of a design for a dagger sheath. Above, a nude figure of a man looking towards the right. Foliage ornament below.

Place of Origin

Germany (probably, made)

Date

1502-1558 (made)

Artist/maker

Aldegrever, Heinrich, born 1502 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

engraving

Marks and inscriptions

A G
signed (monogram)

Dimensions

Height: 6.25 in, Width: 1.3125 in

Descriptive line

Print of a design for a dagger sheath, engraving by Heinrich Aldegrever, Germany, 16th Century

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1920, London: HMSO, 1922.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Nude male figure; Foliage; Sheath

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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