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Dürer - The Small Passion

Image: The Lamentation for Christ

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The Lamentation for Christ

16th century

Albrecht Dürer, German, (1471–1528)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Woodcut
State: Before letters
Series: from The Small Passion
Edition: Proof before letters
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: British Museum duplicate (with Campbell Dodgson’s initials)
Bibliography: Bartsch 43 (vol. 7, p. 120).
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1942
Accession Number: 1942.D1.131

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  • Bible
  • death - Alternate Term
  • Jesus
  • mourning - The feeling or expression of grief or sorrow; also, the period of ritual observance accompanying a death. [May 1994 related term deleted, was "memory quilts"; related term deleted, was "mourning quilts". February 1993 descriptor added.]
  • New Testament
  • religions
  • religious art - Use broadly for art depicting religious subjects or for art used in worship. [September 1993 descriptor added.]

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