Madonna by the Wall

Albrecht Dürer, German, 1471 - 1528



Engraving on laid paper

Before reworking; Meder b or c

Sheet: 5 13/16 × 3 15/16 in. (14.7 × 10 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Nancy D. and Lane Woodworth Goss, Class of 1955



Europe, Germany



Object Name




Not on view


Signed and dated, in plate, center right: 1514 AD [artist's monogram]; Collector's mark, reverse, stamped, in black ink, lower left: [indistinct; in oval; Lugt 2941?]

Course History

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

ARTH 43, Northern Renaissance Art, Jane Carroll, Winter 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.

Realism and Invention in the Prints of Albrecht Durer, The Art Gallery, Paul Crative 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.

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

Medieval Into Renaissance, Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 21-April 24, 1994.

Publication History

Dean, Stephanie. "The Mother's Voice", A Video Tape Presentation for partial requirement of MALS Degree, Dartmouth College


Collected by Nancy and Lane Woodworth Goss; given to present collection, 1987.

Catalogue Raisonne

Bartsch (1803), Vol. VII: 40; Meder (1932): 36; Strauss (1973): 78

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