The Betrayal of Christ, 1508

  • Albrecht Dürer, German, 1471-1528

Engraving printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Sheet: 4 5/8 × 3 inches (11.7 × 7.6 cm)

City of Detroit Purchase

30.392

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Violence
  • Christianity
  • Disciples
  • Men
  • Religion
  • Engraving (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Passion cycles
  • Engraving (print)
  • Christ
  • Apostles
  • Judas
  • Passion

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed in plate, lower center: [monogram]

Inscribed, dated, lower center: 1508

Provenance

1930-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Dodgson, C. Albrecht Durer. New York, 1967, no. 51.

Rights Status

Albrecht Dürer, The Betrayal of Christ, 1508, engraving printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, City of Detroit Purchase, 30.392.