Christ on the Mount of Olives, 1508

  • Albrecht Dürer, German, 1471-1528

Engraving printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Plate: 4 1/2 × 2 7/8 inches (11.4 × 7.3 cm) Sheet: 5 1/8 × 3 3/8 inches (13 × 8.6 cm)

City of Detroit Purchase

30.391

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Christianity
  • Men
  • Religion
  • Engraving (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Passion cycles
  • Garden
  • Engraving (print)
  • Christ
  • Angel (spirit)
  • Apostles
  • Agony in the garden
  • Passion

Signed in plate, lower right: [monogram]

Stamp in black, verso: Dr. C. D. Ginsburg (Lugt 1145)

Inscribed, dated, lower right: 1508

C. D. Ginsburg (Palmer's Green, England). 1930-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Dodgson, C. Albrecht Durer. New York, 1967, no. 50.

Albrecht Dürer, Christ on the Mount of Olives, 1508, engraving printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, City of Detroit Purchase, 30.391.