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Illustration from Theuerdank (Allegorical work commissioned by Emperor Maximilian I )
Illustration from Theuerdank (Allegorical work commissioned by Emperor Maximilian I )
Date:
1511–1517
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Woodcut
Dimensions:
14.8 x 13.7 cm (image); 30.6 x 19.9 cm (sheet)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1988.1.112
Acquisition Date:
1988-01-01
Credit Line:

Gift of Aldis Browne

In a woodsy setting two men converse. One wears a surplice and carries a narrow staff; the other is more simply dressed but wears a saucy cocked straw hat none the less.. Behind these two a man carrying a long staff seems to be coming out of the rocky hills behind him. (Jim Hahn 03/22/95)