Christ's Entry into Jerusalem, between 16th and 18th century

  • German
  • Albrecht Dürer, German, 1471-1528

Engraving printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 4 7/8 × 3 3/4 inches (12.4 × 9.5 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S398

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Christianity
  • People
  • Religion
  • Engraving (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Passion cycles
  • Engraving (print)
  • Yerushalayim
  • Christ
  • Donkey
  • Passion

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Watermark: obscured by center of image Scripps stamp, verso (Lugt Suppl. 2357a)

Inscribed in pencil, verso: [illegible German notations] Durer's monogram in plate, upper right

Provenance

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

Rights Status

German; after Albrecht Dürer, Christ's Entry into Jerusalem, between 16th and 18th century, engraving printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S398.