Triumphal Chariot of Maximilian I

dated 1522, begun 1518
Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471–1528)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 139; Meder 252, first edition

Accession Number

31.1225.7

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Whole chariot joined: 45.0 x 228.1 cm.

Markings

watermark: Cross

Provenance

Ralf Leopold von Retberg (b. 1812 - d. 1885), Munich; March 4, 1886, posthumous Retberg sale, Amsler and Ruthardt, Berlin, lot 236. August Sträter (b. 1810 - d. 1897; Lugt 787), Aachen; May 10-14, 1898, posthumous Sträter sale, Gutekunst, Stuttgart, lot 200, sold for M 1260 to Kennedy (possibly the dealer Edward G. Kennedy, New York). April 27, 1931, sale, C. G. Boerner, Düsseldorf, lot 148, to the MFA. (Accession Date: July 1, 1931)

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund