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Virgin Appearing to Saint John, between 1510 and 1511

  • Albrecht Dürer, German, 1471-1528

Woodcut printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Sheet (trimmed): 13 1/2 × 8 5/8 inches (34.3 × 21.9 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S400

Signed, lower center: [artist's monogram]

Watermark: [crowned tower] (Meder 259)

July 1886, (Wunderlich and Co., New York, New York, USA). 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. 113.

Albrecht Dürer, Virgin Appearing to Saint John, between 1510 and 1511, woodcut printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S400.