Requires Photography

The Sea Monster (copy in reverse)

Copied after Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471–1528)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein 038

Dimensions

Platemark: 24.5 x 18.5 cm (9 5/8 x 7 5/16 in.) Sheet: 25 x 18.3 cm (9 13/16 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

P18013

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

in plate lower center: [Dürer monogram]

Signed

lower right: .I.H.V.E.

Markings

no visible watermark; verso, collector's stamp in red ink: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA Parker stamp with accession number in ink: 18013

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund