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

The Martyrdom of Saint Catherine, between 1498 and 1499

  • Albrecht Dürer, German, 1471-1528

Woodcut printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Sheet (trimmed to image edge): 15 1/2 × 11 1/8 inches (39.4 × 28.3 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S416

Signed, on block, lower center: AD [artist's monogram]

November 1886, W.H. Kemp sale. Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

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

Dodgson, C. Albrecht Durer. New York, 1967, no. 7.

Albrecht Dürer, The Martyrdom of Saint Catherine, between 1498 and 1499, woodcut printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S416.