Betrothal of the Virgin (Life of the Virgin)

probably 1504–05
Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian (active in Germany, Netherlands, England), 1607–1677)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 082; Meder 194, before the text edition

Dimensions

Block: 29.3 x 20.8 cm (11 9/16 x 8 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

30.1159

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

on tablet, lower center: [Dürer's monogram]

Markings

watermark: high crown (M. 20)

Provenance

Acquired by the MFA July 1930

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund