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The Seven Trumpets
(1496-1497)
from the 1511 Latin edition of The Apocalypse

Medium
woodcut
Measurements
39.4 × 27.9 cm (image; left border cropped) 39.6 × 28.0 cm (irregular sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
B.68; M.170; Holl.170 (3); K.112; S.W.41; T.133; P.188
Inscription
With monogram
Accession Number
1278.504-3
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 Seven Trumpets (1496-1497) (watermark)
Watermark Form
Crowned Tower with Flower
References
Meder 259, Briquet 15863 (found in document dated 1473 in Augsbourg, Germany). This watermark represents the Ravensburg Coat of Arms. This paper was probably made in Ravensburg, Baden-Würtemberg where the second oldest paper mill in Germany was founded c. 1393–1394.
Completeness
partial
Chain Line Interval
55 mm
Laid Line Frequency
7 per cm
Placement of spacing and wires
167 x 8 [ 40 ] x 8
Wire Side
recto
Radiograph taken from
verso