Samson Rending the Lion

1497–98
Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471–1528)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 002; Meder 107g

Dimensions

Block: 38.2 x 28.0 cm (15 1/16 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

P1

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Watermark: hand; verso: collector's mark in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA Parker stamp with accession number in ink: 1

Provenance

Henry Foster Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896), New York; November, 1897, purchased by the MFA through the Harvey D. Parker Fund.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund