The Agony in the Garden, from The Small Passion

Albrecht Dürer, German, 1471 - 1528


about 1510; published after 1511

Woodcut on wove paper

without text

Sheet: 5 × 3 13/16 in. (12.7 × 9.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Helena Mein Wade in memory of her husband, Alfred Byers Wade



Place Made: Germany, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in block, lower left: AD [artist's monogram]; reverse, inscribed, in graphite, center: EH

Exhibition History

Images of the Christ and the Bodhisatva, The Christian A. Johnson Memorial Gallery of Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vermont, September 5-October 30, 1984.

Introduction to the History of Art: Works from the 15th to the 18th Centuries, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, ArtH 2, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 24, 1994-February 5, 1995.

Realism and Invention in the Prints of Albrecht Durer, The Art Gallery, Paul Creative Arts Center, University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire, November 1-December 11, 1995; Middlebury College Museum of Art, Middlebury, Vermont, January 11-February 25, 1996.


Alfred Byers Wade (1874-1949) Collection, to his wife, Helena Mein Wade (1878-1966), New Canaan, Connecticut, 1949; given to present collection, 1950.

Catalogue Raisonne

Bartsch (1803), Volume VII: 119.26; Meder (1932): 135; Schoch (2001-04) II.196

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