Birth of the Virgin (Life of the Virgin)

probably 1503–04
Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471–1528)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 080; Meder 192, before the text edition, a

Dimensions

Block: 29.7 x 21.0 cm (11 11/16 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

68.194

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

"68.194" within the MFA stamp, and "B. 89", LL corner, verso, both written in graphite.

Markings

Thomas Harris collector's stamp; MFA accession stamp
PDP Watermark Type: Watermark: Bull's head

Provenance

Coll.: Tomás Harris

Credit Line

Museum purchase with a Centennial Gift from Landon T. Clay