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Justice, Truth and Reason, second block from the Michelfeldt Tapestry (allegory of Social Injustice)
Justice, Truth and Reason, second block from the Michelfeldt Tapestry (allegory of Social Injustice)
Artist:
Date:
16th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Woodcut
Dimensions:
Image: 141 x 302 mm (5 9/16 x 11 7/8 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1984.1.154b
Acquisition Date:
1984-01-01
Credit Line:

Gift of Robert Flynn Johnson

Exhibition History:

Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, Fate, Fortune, Nemesis: Albracht Durer at Century's End, Jan 29 - April 11, 1999.

At left, two women and a man are pilloried and tortured. To the right, an enthroned man sits, with a cradled child at his feet.