DAC Collection Object Information
Temptation through Impatience,
Number 1 from the series of four scenes, The Art of Dying (Ars moriendi)
Engraving with type-printed German text on verso
Dimensions (Plate): 85 x 65 mm (3.3 x 2.6 in.)
Accession number: 1918.104.22.168
Gift of Dorothy and David Keppel (Wesleyan honorary degree, 1929) in memory of George W. Davison (B.A. Wesleyan 1892), 1953
Bibliography: L. 11 248. 179c; Passavant vol. 2, 172–73; Lehrs vol. 2, nos. 175–185c; Nagler 4: 2279; Bartsch (vol. 6, p. 381); see Shestack 4–14 for Master E.S.
Work Type: print
Related Works: Probably after one of the four scenes from the “Ars moriendi” series of ca. 1450 by Master E. S.
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