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Knight, Death, and the Devil

16th century
243 x 186 mm (9.6 x 7.3 in.)

Albrecht Dürer, German, (1471–1528)

Alternative title: The Christian Knight [and] Der Keuter
Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Engraving on laid paper
Print impression quality: Clear, sharp, contrast
Marks: Signed in plate: monogram in tablet, lower left
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: A.W. Scholle (Lugt 29231 [typo for 2923a?])
Bibliography: Bartsch 98; Campbell Dodgson 70; Joseph Meder 74b; Panofsky 205; Strauss 71.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1949
Accession Number: 1949.D3.1

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  • allegory
  • death
  • Devil - From TGM:
  • religious art - Use broadly for art depicting religious subjects or for art used in worship. [September 1993 descriptor added.]

  • plate Dimensions: 243 x 186 mm (9.6 x 7.3 in.)

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