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The Circumcision
(c. 1505)
from The Life of the Virgin

Medium
woodcut
Measurements
29.4 × 21.2 cm (image) 29.8 × 22.0 cm (sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
B.86; M.198; Holl.198c; K.184; S.W.98; T.277; P.306
Edition
proof
Inscription
With monogram
Accession Number
4791-3
Departments
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1933
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 Circumcision (c. 1505) (watermark)
Watermark Form
City Gate with Three Towers in a Shield (Meder 273)
References
Meder 273
Completeness
complete
Chain Line Interval
27-33mm
Laid Line Frequency
10 per cm
Placement of spacing and wires
28 x 25 [ 6 I 17 ] x 11
Wire Side
unknown
Radiograph taken from
recto