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The Third Knot

16th century

Albrecht Dürer, German, (1471–1528)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Woodcut
State: Second state
Marks: Watermark: Letter “E” (Meder 295)
Bibliography: Bartsch 142; H. 21 (vol. 5, p. 94); Joseph Meder 276 ii b; Amsterdam, 1988, 653; Berlin 1939, 1; Guilmard 1; Lyle Williams, Pattern & Invention: Ornament Prints: 1500–1800 [catalog for exhibition presented January 17 – April 19, 1992] (New Haven, CT: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), cat. no. 13, p. 10.
Credit Line: Funds donated by John P. Coolidge, 1956
Accession Number: 1956.7.1

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  • ornament - Decorative forms that are an integral part of a building or object but are not essential to its structure. Regarding techniques of embellishment in general, use "decoration (process)." [November 1990 descriptor moved.]

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