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The Beast with Two Horns Like a Lamb, between 1496 and 1497

  • Albrecht Dürer, German, 1471-1528

Woodcut printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Sheet (trimmed to image): 15 3/8 × 11 1/8 inches (39.1 × 28.3 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S412

Signed, on block, lower center: [artist's monogram]

Watermark: Meder 127 (flower with triangle)

Inscribed, on verso: [text printed in Latin]

July 1886, (Wunderlich and Co., New York, New York, USA). Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan. USA)

1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Albrecht Dürer, The Beast with Two Horns Like a Lamb, between 1496 and 1497, woodcut printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S412.