Ben Uri collection

Christ Taking Leave of His Mother, from the series of seventeen cuts of the Life of the Virgin book, edition 1511, with Latin text verso

Artist information

Name Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528)

Born Nuremberg, Holy Roman Empire (Germany)

Died Nuremberg, Holy Roman Empire (Germany)

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Object Details

Date c. 1507

Object type print

Medium woodcut on paper

Materials and techniques woodcut (technique) paper (support)

Unframed 29.4 x 20.8 cm

Signed signed: monogram in black

Acquisition Bequest by Stephanie Ellen Kohn in memory of her parents Franz and Margarethe Kohn (nee Schotlander) and her brother Ludwig who perished in the Holocaust.

Accession number 1990-2

Display status On display in 'Refugees: The Lives of Others' until 4 June 2017


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