The Beheading of John the Baptist

1510
Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471–1528)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 125; Meder 231c(?)

Dimensions

Block: 19.5 x 13.1 cm (7 11/16 x 5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

P162

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

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