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The Holy Family with St John, the Magdalen and Nicodemus
(c. 1512-1513)

Medium
drypoint
Measurements
21.0 × 18.5 cm (image and plate) 21.1 × 18.6 cm (sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Bartsch 43
Accession Number
3461-4
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 Holy Family with St John, the Magdalen and Nicodemus (c. 1512-1513) (watermark)
Watermark Form
Two Towers (Meder 263)
References
Meder 263. This watermark, sometimes referred to as 'City Gate' by researchers, 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
complete
Chain Line Interval
33-34.5 mm
Laid Line Frequency
11 per cm
Placement of spacing and wires
59 x 12 [ 22 I 23 ] x 11
Wire Side
verso
Radiograph taken from
recto