The Sea Monster

The Sea Monster
The Sea Monster
Artist:
Date:
ca. 1499
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Image: 252 x 192 mm (9 15/16 x 7 9/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1991.76.1
Acquisition Date:
1991-12-05
Credit Line:

Bequest of Elise S. Haas

Exhibition History:

CPLH, Recent Acquisitions, 14 June - 14 Sept 1997.
Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, Fate, Fortune, Nemesis: Albracht Durer at Century's End, Jan 29 - April 11, 1999.

A naked creature, half man, half fish, abducts a loosely draped woman before a medieval river town. People watch excitedly from the bank.

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