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Theuerdank's Horse Hit Through the Neck, from Theuerdank (Allegorical work commissioned by Emperor Maximilian I )
Theuerdank's Horse Hit Through the Neck, from Theuerdank (Allegorical work commissioned by Emperor Maximilian I )
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Date:
1511–1517
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Woodcut
Dimensions:
13.1 x 14.1 cm (image); 30.4 x 20.1 cm (sheet)
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Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1988.1.117
Acquisition Date:
1988-01-01
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Gift of Aldis Browne

An equestrian knight falls with his horse before a flaming cannon's mouth at left - was he hit? - note a cannonball to the right of the horses tail - at right, the man with the wheel design on his shirt. (Jim Hahn 03/22/95)