Jacob's Dream, ca. 1483

  • German
  • Anton Koberger, German

Woodcut printed in black ink, colored by hand on laid paper

  • Image: 4 5/8 × 7 1/4 inches (11.7 × 18.4 cm) Sheet: 15 × 10 1/4 inches (38.1 × 26 cm)

Gift of Lillian Henkel Haass

35.5

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Religion
  • Hand coloring
  • Woodcut (process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Woodcut (print)
  • Dream
  • Angels (spirits)

Inscribed, in German, on block, below image Inscribed, upper right: .XVIII. [page number]

Lillian Henkel Haass; 1935-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

German, Jacob's Dream, ca. 1483, woodcut printed in black ink, colored by hand on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Lillian Henkel Haass, 35.5.