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The Knight, Death and the Devil [reverse copy]
The Knight, Death and the Devil [reverse copy]
Date:
1564
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Engraving And Etching
Dimensions:
Image: 242 x 183 mm (9 1/2 x 7 3/16 in.) Cropped
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.881
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Exhibition History:

Palo Alto Art Center, Palo Alto, CA, Creatures that Stir: Symbol and Satire in Animals of Imagination, Jan 26 - Aprilt 27, 2003.

A knight in heavy armor carrying a staff rides a thickly set muscular horse. Skeletal death approaches on a drooping horse and a monstrous devil with cloven hooves threatens the knight in a barren landscape. A dog and lizard run under the horse.