Christ Appearing to His Mother, between 1509 and 1511

  • Albrecht Dürer, German, 1471-1528

Woodcut printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Image: 5 × 3 3/4 inches (12.7 × 9.5 cm) Sheet: 5 3/8 × 4 1/8 inches (13.7 × 10.5 cm)

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William A. Comstock

44.318

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Christianity
  • Religion
  • Woodcut (process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Mother
  • Woodcut (print)
  • Son
  • Christ
  • Virgin mary

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed on block, lower left: [monogram]

Inscribed in ink, lower center, verso: 29

Provenance

1944-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Dodgson, C. Albrecht Durer. New York, 1967, no. 90.

Rights Status

Albrecht Dürer, Christ Appearing to His Mother, between 1509 and 1511, woodcut printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William A. Comstock, 44.318.