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The Virgin on the Crescent with a Crown of Stars
1508

Medium
engraving
Measurements
11.7 × 7.4 cm (image and plate) 11.7 × 7.5 cm (sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
B.31; M.32; D.48(II); Holl.32(II); S.E.51; Pan.138; Barlow (1935) 274
Inscription
With monogram
Accession Number
3448-4
Departments
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1956
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 Virgin on the Crescent with a Crown of Stars 1508 (watermark)
Watermark Form
Bull's Head with Flower and Triangle
References
Meder 62, Briquet 14875 (found in documents dated 1509 in Peschiera del Garda in Italy, 1510 in Hungary, 1513 in Konstanz, Germany, 1518-19 in Grubenhagen, Germany, 1520-33 in Eichstatt, Germany, 1526 in Wittenberg, Germany and 1544 in Nuremberg, Germany
Completeness
partial
Chain Line Interval
30-32 mm
Laid Line Frequency
11-12 per cm
Placement of spacing and wires
? x ? [ ? I ? ] x ?
Wire Side
verso
Radiograph taken from
recto