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The Trinity (The See of Grace)
1511

Medium
woodcut
Measurements
39.5 × 28.8 cm (image and sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Bartsch 122
Inscription
incised (in image) l.c.: 15 AD (monogram) 11
Accession Number
1278.526-3
Departments
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1923
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display

Watermark

Albrecht DÜRER
The Trinity (The See of Grace) 1511 (watermark)
Watermark Form
Rampant Lion in Shield with the initials V B
References
Meder 202, Briquet 1918 (found in documents dated 1591-1604 in Prague, Czech Republic, 1606 in Vienna, Austria and 1630 in Graz, Austria). This is similar to watermark number 331 in Georg Eineder’s The Ancient Paper-Mills of the Former Austro-Hungarian Empire and Their Watermarks. The VB represents the initials of the papermaker, Valentin Brämer and the paper mill was located at Streyr I-Altmühle, Upper Austria.
Completeness
complete
Chain Line Interval
32-35 mm
Laid Line Frequency
9-10 per cm
Placement of spacing and wires
73 x 3 [ 31 I 30 ] x 1
Wire Side
unknown
Radiograph taken from
verso