Artist Heinrich Aldegrever, German, 1502-1561
  • Adam and Eve Hide Themselves
Date 1540
Medium Engraving printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Sheet (trimmed to image edge): 3 1/2 × 2 1/4 inches (8.9 × 5.7 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, William H. Murphy Fund
Accession Number 35.26
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated, in plate, upper left: [date | monogram]
Marks Stamp, in blue, verso: P. Gellatly (Lugt 1885)
Stamp, in brown, verso: P. J. Sachs (Lugt 2091)
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, verso, upper right corner: 4
Inscribed, center in various hands: Dumesnil Coll | Gellatly Coll. | B. 4. | 157 [crossed-out] | H. W.
Inscribed, lower left edge: 4
Inscribed, lower left corner: a 66676
Inscribed, above and right of number in lower left corner: 8
Inscribed, center bottom edge: 4
A. P. F. Robert-Dumesnil;
P. Gellatly (Essex and London, England);
Paul J. Sachs (Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA).
1935-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)