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The Martyrdom of John the Baptist
1510

Medium
woodcut
Measurements
19.5 × 13.0 cm (image) 19.7 × 13.3 cm (sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
B.125; M.231; Holl.231b; K.212; S.W.153; Barlow (1926) 185; T.454; P.345
Inscription
With monogram
Accession Number
3593-4
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 Martyrdom of John the Baptist 1510 (watermark)
Watermark Form
High Crown (Meder 20 and Briquet 4902)
References
Meder 20, Briquet 4902 (found in documents dated 1520 in Treviso, Italy, 1480 in Munich, Germany, 1481-88 in Brescia, Italy, 1483-1501 in Dresden, Germany, 1484-1505 in Prague, Czech Republic, 1485-93 in Eichstatt, Germany and 1486 in Magdeburg, Germany). This watermark is Italian.
Completeness
complete
Chain Line Interval
30 mm
Laid Line Frequency
10 per cm
Placement of spacing and wires
134 x 5 [25 I 24] x 5
Wire Side
recto
Radiograph taken from
unknown