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Saint Christopher in the Wilderness with a Flight of Birds

Saint Christopher in the Wilderness with a Flight of Birds
(c. 1503-c. 1504)
(Modest Woodcut)

Medium
woodcut
Measurements
21.4 × 14.3 cm (image and sheet) sheet trimmed to borders
Catalogue/s Raisonné
B.104; M.222; Holl.222a-b; K.194; S.W.86; Barlow (1926) 78; T.W.20a; P.324
Inscription
With monogram
Accession Number
3572-4
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
Saint Christopher in the Wilderness with a Flight of Birds (c. 1503-c. 1504) (watermark)
Watermark Form
Scales in Circle Surmounted by Star
References
Meder 169, Briquet 2541 (found in documents dated 1498 in Venice, Italy, 1504 in Bergamo, Italy, 1508 in Passau, Germany and 1508 in Vicenza, Italy)
Completeness
complete
Chain Line Interval
30.5 mm
Laid Line Frequency
11 per cm
Placement of spacing and wires
73 x 13 [ 18 I 18 ] x 12
Wire Side
unknown
Radiograph taken from
recto