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Theuerdank Wounds an Enemy with the Sword, from Theuerdank (Allegorical work commissioned by Emperor Maximilian I )
Theuerdank Wounds an Enemy with the Sword, 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:
15.7 x 13.9 cm (image); 30.6 x 20 cm (sheet)
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Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1988.1.116
Acquisition Date:
1988-01-01
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Gift of Aldis Browne

In a medieval landscape of castles and towers an equestrian knight in full armor (including his horse) dispatches a like opponent - at far right a man with a staff and a wheel design on his shirt - a moustached knight of grim visage stands silently behind the loser. (Jim Hahn 03/22/95)