Lamentation, 1507

  • Albrecht Dürer, German, 1471-1528

Engraving printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Sheet (trimmed inside plate mark): 4 1/2 × 2 3/4 inches (11.4 × 7 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S386

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Grief
  • Mourning
  • Christianity
  • Mourners
  • Men
  • Women
  • Religion
  • Engraving (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Engraving (print)
  • Christ

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed in plate, lower left: [monogram]

Scripps stamp, verso (Lugt Suppl. 2357a), date, 1885, added in ink to the stamp

Inscribed, dated in plate, lower left

Provenance

December 1885, Wunderlich & Co. 1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Dodgson, C. Albrecht Durer. New York, 1967, no. 45.

Rights Status

Albrecht Dürer, Lamentation, 1507, engraving printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S386.