The Death of the Virgin, from The Life of the Virgin

after Albrecht Dürer, German, 1471 - 1528

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Late 19th century

Photo-lithograph reproduction on laid paper

Sheet: 11 7/16 x 8 in. (29 x 20.3 cm)

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



Europe, Germany


19th century

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Not on view


Inscribed, lower center: 1510 AD [Durer's monogram]; reverse, stamped, in blue ink, upper center: PHOTO=LITHOGRAPHIE / VORT / A. BUROHARD / IN BERLIN

Course History

ARTH 7, Knight, Death, and the Devil, Jane Carroll, Spring 2012


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), Vol. VII: 132.93; Meder (1932): 205

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