Draughtsman Making a Perspective Drawing of a Reclining Woman, from Underweysung der Messung (The Manual of Measurement)

Albrecht Dürer, German, 1471 - 1528

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1525; later impression

Woodcut on laid paper

Inferior impression, possibly Meder c without text printed around 1606

Image: 3 1/16 × 8 7/16 in. (7.8 × 21.5 cm)

Sheet: 3 3/8 × 8 7/16 in. (8.6 × 21.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College

2015.42.13

Geography/Culture

Europe, Germany

Period

1400-1600

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Course History

HIST 96.31, The Crisis of the Late Middle Ages Reconsidered: Art, Artists, and Cultural Change in the ‘Northern Renaissance,’ 1350–1575, Walter Simons, Fall 2019

Provenance

Found in collection; catalogued, 2015.

Catalogue Raisonne

Bartsch (1803), Vol. VII: 160.149; Meder (1929): 271

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