Albrecht Dürer

1471–1528
Germany

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THE ADORATION OF THE MAGI

Circa 1503

Sheet 11 from the series “The Life of the Virgin”

With monogram

Woodcut

300×208 mm

Impression in the Museum collections

1511

No watermark

Provenance:

State Hermitage;
Rumyantsev Museum since 1862;
in the Museum since 1924

Inv. Г-2264

Comments:

the impression is with Latin text on the back; from the 1511 edition

Other impressions in the Museum collections:

Inv. Г-2263, on paper with a watermark: a small coat of arms of a city (possibly Prague) (М. 273, Br. 2322, 1542–1545). An impression without text on the back, made between 1570 and 1585. It is dated by watermark (М. 199, d)