Sudarium Spread Out by a Angel, 1516

  • Albrecht Dürer, German, 1471-1528

Etching printed in black ink printed on paper attached at all corners to mat

  • Framed: Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 7 1/4 × 5 1/4 inches (18.4 × 13.3 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Charles L. Freer Fund

59.262

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Christianity
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Etching
  • Angels (spirits)

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed and dated, in plate, lower right edge: 1516 | [artist's monogram]

Provenance

1959-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

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

Rights Status

Albrecht Dürer, Sudarium Spread Out by a Angel, 1516, etching printed in black ink printed on paper attached at all corners to mat. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Charles L. Freer Fund, 59.262.