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The Martyrdom of the Ten Thousand
(c. 1496)

Medium
woodcut
Measurements
38.8 × 28.3 cm (image and sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Bartsch 117
Inscription
incised (in image) l.c.: AD (monogram)
Accession Number
3586-4
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
The Martyrdom of the Ten Thousand (c. 1496) (watermark)
Watermark Form
Imperial Orb (Reichsapfel Briquet 3064)
References
Meder 53, Briquet 3064 (found in a document dated 1523 in Babenhausen, Germany)
Completeness
complete
Chain Line Interval
36-37 mm
Laid Line Frequency
10-12 per cm
Placement of spacing and wires
108 x 41 [5 I 37 I 5] x ?
Wire Side
recto
Radiograph taken from
recto