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An image of recto: The decapitation of St. Paul
verso: The decapitation of St. James by Michael Wolgemut, Wilhelm Pleydenwurff

Michael Wolgemut

(Germany 1434/1437 – 30 Nov 1519)

Wilhelm Pleydenwurff

(Germany circa 1460 – 1494)

Title
recto: The decapitation of St. Paul verso: The decapitation of St. James
Year
1493
Media category
Print
Materials used
woodcut
Dimensions

15.6 x 11.1 cm image; 18.2 x 12.1 cm sheet

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1971
Accession number
84.1971
Location
Not on display
Further information

Michael Wolgemut or Wilhelm Pleydenwurff

From the 'Nuremberg Chronicle', published by Anton Koberger, Nuremberg 1493

Exhibition history (2)

German Old Master Prints, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 03 Mar 1998–16 Jun 1998

Old Europe: Prints & drawings from the collection 1500-1800, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 03 Jun 2006–06 Aug 2006