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The Virgin on the crescent
(c. 1511); (1511) {printed before text edition of}
from The Life of the Virgin series, published 1511

Medium
woodcut
Measurements
20.2 × 19.2 cm (image and sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Bartsch 76
Accession Number
3544.1-4
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 (c. 1511); (1511) {printed before text edition of} (watermark)
Watermark Form
Bull's Head with Cross and Flower
References
Meder 66, Briquet 14553 (found in documents dated 1506 in Bamberg, Germany and 1488 in Venice, Italy)
Completeness
complete
Chain Line Interval
30.5-31.5 mm
Laid Line Frequency
11-12 per cm
Placement of spacing and wires
158 x 6 [ 25 I 23 ] x 8
Wire Side
verso
Radiograph taken from
recto

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