The Crucifixion, between 1509 and 1511

  • Albrecht Dürer, German, 1471-1528

Woodcut printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Image: 5 × 3 7/8 inches (12.7 × 9.8 cm) Sheet: 5 3/8 × 4 1/4 inches (13.7 × 10.8 cm)

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William A. Comstock

44.312

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Christianity
  • People
  • Religion
  • Woodcut (process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Passion cycles
  • Woodcut (print)
  • Christ
  • Crucifixion
  • Passion

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed on block, lower right: [monogram]

Inscribed in ink, verso: [abbreviations and numerical notations]

Provenance

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

Published References

Dodgson, C. Albrecht Durer. New York, 1967, no. 84.

Rights Status

Albrecht Dürer, The Crucifixion, between 1509 and 1511, woodcut printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William A. Comstock, 44.312.