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Celestial map of the northern sky
(1515)

Medium
woodcut
Measurements
43.3 × 43.0 cm (image) 45.6 × 43.2 cm (sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Bartsch 151
Inscription
incised in image u.l.-u.r.: Imagines coeli Septentrionales cum duodecim imaginibus zodiaci
Accession Number
3609.1-4
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
Celestial map of the northern sky (1515) (watermark)
Watermark Form
Flower with Triangle
References
Meder 127, Briquet 6485 (found in documents dated 1471 in Augsburg, Germany, 1498 in Nuremberg, Germany and 1525 in Ingolstadt, Germany)
Completeness
complete
Chain Line Interval
40 mm
Laid Line Frequency
8-9 per cm
Placement of spacing and wires
143 x 0 [ 40 ] x 0
Wire Side
verso
Radiograph taken from
unknown