Notice

The museum is closed at 5pm, but the outside grounds will be filled with lots of outdoor Noel Night activities until 9pm. 

The Large Horse, 1505

  • Albrecht Dürer, German, 1471-1528

Engraving printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 6 3/8 × 4 5/8 inches (16.2 × 11.7 cm)

City of Detroit Purchase

29.175

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

Signed in plate, lower right: [monogram]

Dated in plate, center top edge Inscribed in pencil, verso: [several numeric notations]

1929-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

“Family Art Game.” DIA Advertising Supplement, Detroit News, April 29, 1984, p. 7 (ill.). Dodgson, C. Albrecht Durer. New York, 1967, no. 44.

Albrecht Dürer, The Large Horse, 1505, engraving printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, City of Detroit Purchase, 29.175.