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Madonna with the Pear
1511

Medium
engraving
Measurements
15.8 × 10.7 cm (image) 15.9 × 10.8 cm (sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
B.41; M.33; D.54; Holl.33; S.E.54; Pan.148; Barlow (1926) 202
Inscription
With monogram
Accession Number
3459-4
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
14th - 16th Century Gallery - Painting & Decorative Arts
Level 1, NGV International

Watermark

Albrecht DÜRER
Madonna with the Pear 1511 (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
31 mm
Laid Line Frequency
9-11 per cm
Placement of spacing and wires
? X 4 [29 I 27] x 5
Wire Side
verso
Radiograph taken from
recto