Of Bacbyters of Good Men (Two Fools with Dogs and Cats), from Sebastian Brant's The Ship of Fools

Albrecht Dürer, German, 1471 - 1528
Sebastian Brant, German, 1458 - 1521


cut 1493; published about 1497-1517

Woodcut on laid paper

Sheet: 4 5/8 × 3 3/8 in. (11.8 × 8.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Given in memory of Milton J. Goodfriend, M.D.



Place Made: Germany, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Latin text on reverse

Course History

GERM 10.06, A Visual History of Germany, Heidi Denzel, Winter 2022

Exhibition History

Old Master Prints from the Dartmouth Collection, Friends and Owen Robertson Cheatham Galleries, Hood Museum Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 23-April 10, 1988.


David R. Godine, Boston, Massachusetts; given to present collection, 1986.

Catalogue Raisonne

Meder (1932), Illustrierte Werke: VII, Latin Edition (p. 273-276)

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