Rhinoceros

after 1620
Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471–1528)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 136; Meder 273, VII, with chiaroscuro block; Schoch, Mende, Scherbaum 241, 7th ed.

Dimensions

Block: 21.2 x 29.8 cm (8 3/8 x 11 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1971.235

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from two blocks in black and blue-green

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

no visible watermark

Provenance

Heneage Finch, Fifth Earl of Aylesford (b. 1786 - d. 1859), London & Warwickshire (Lugt 58); Paul J. Sachs (b. 1878 - d. 1965), Cambridge, MA; W. G. Russell Allen (b. 1882 - d. 1955); 1971, bequest of W. G. Russell Allen to the MFA Boston. (Accession Date: May 12, 1971)

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen