Sudarium Held by Two Angels

Albrecht Dürer, German, 1471 - 1528



Engraving on laid paper

Meder b

Sheet: 4 × 5 1/2 in. (10.1 × 14 cm)

Plate: 3 7/8 × 5 7/16 in. (9.9 × 13.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Catherine C. Lastavica, M.D.



Place Made: Germany, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed and dated, in plate, lower center: 1513 / AD [artist's monogram]; reverse, inscribed, in graphite, lower right: very fine / JCN / (10); Collector's mark, reverse, stamped, in black ink, lower right: JC [encircled; Lugt 1429]

Course History

HIST 96.39, Saints and Material Devotion, Cecilia Gaposchkin, Fall 2021

History 96.39, Saints and Relics, Cecilia Gaposchkin, Spring 2024

Exhibition History

A Space for Dialogue 32, Sacrilege and Idolatry: Religious Images in 16th-Century Europe, Brittany M. Beth, Class of 2006, Student Programming Intern, Main Lobby, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 23-July 19, 2006.

Publication History

Brittany M. Beth, A Space for Dialogue 32, Sacrilege and Idolatry: Religious Images in 16th Century Europe, Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, 2006, ill. p. 4.


Thomas Jefferson Coolidge Jr. (1863-1920) [Lugt 1429]; By descent to Catherine C. Lastavica, M.D.; given to present collection, 2000.

Catalogue Raisonne

Bartsch (1803), Vol. VII: 47.25; Meder (1932): 26; Strauss (1973): 69

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