The Oriental Family ; The Turkish Family

Albrecht Dürer, German, 1471 - 1528

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about 1496

Engraving on laid paper

Probably Meder a or b

Plate: 4 7/16 × 3 1/8 in. (11.2 × 8 cm)

Sheet: 4 3/4 x 3 7/16 in. (12 x 8.7 cm)

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

PR.950.21.17

Geography/Culture

Europe, Germany

Period

1400-1600

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, in plate, lower center: AD [artist's monogram]; Collector's mark, reverse, stamped, in brown ink, center left; Doublette der / Kunsthalle Bremen; Collector's mark, reverse, stamped, in brown ink, lower left: KUNSTHALLE BREMEN [encircled with key in center]; Collector's mark, reverse, stamped, in blue ink, lower center: G. LOGARNO. / M.O [in palette] Watermark, lower left: [crown? with star and crescent moon; not in Meder]

Course History

HIST 96, Topics in Medieval History, Walter Simons, Winter 2013

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

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

Exhibition History

Selections from the Permanent Collection: An Introduction to the History of Art From the Year 1500 to the Present, Art 2, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 11-March 7, 1993.

Durer and Friends, Art 52, Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, November 30, 1979-January 6, 1980.

Prints & Drawings of the Northern Renaissance, Carpenter Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 21-July 11, 1976.

Provenance

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: 97.85; Meder (1932) 80; Strauss (1973): 14

This record was created from historic documentation and may not have been reviewed by a curator; it may be inaccurate or incomplete.

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