German, Nuremberg - Plate: Adam and Eve, 15th century

German, Nuremberg

Plate: Adam and Eve, 15th century

Brass, 41 cm (16 1/8 in.) diameter


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Possibly purchased by Isabella Stewart Gardner in 1905 through the painter Joseph Lindon Smith (1863-1950).


Gilbert Wendel Longstreet and Morris Carter. General Catalogue (Boston, 1935), pp. 152-53. (as probably German, Nuremberg; dated 15th century)
“Notes, Records, Comments.” Gardner Museum Calendar of Events 9, no. 28 (13 Mar. 1966), p. 2. (as probably German, Nuremberg; dated 15th-17th centuries)

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