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Hercules conquering the Molionide Twins
(c. 1496)

Medium
woodcut
Measurements
38.8 × 28.2 cm (image and sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Bartsch 127
Inscription
incised (in image) u.c.: Ercules
incised (in image) l.c.: AD (monogram)
Accession Number
3595-4
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
16th & 17th Century Gallery - Painting and Sculpture
Mezzanine linked to Level 1, NGV International

Watermark

Albrecht DÜRER
Hercules conquering the Molionide Twins (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
11-12 per cm
Placement of spacing and wires
108 x 30 [5 I 36 I 5] x ?
Wire Side
recto
Radiograph taken from
recto