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Title

St George on horseback

1508

Artist

Albrecht Dürer

Germany

24 May 1471 - 05 Apr 1528

  • Details

    Alternative title
    St Georg zu Pferd
    Date
    1508
    Media category
    Print
    Materials used
    engraving
    Edition
    i of 1 state
    Dimensions
    10.8 x 8.5 cm image/sheet (irreg.)
    Signature & date

    Signed and dated lower c., [incised plate] "1508/ AD [artist's monogram]".

    Credit
    Purchased 1942
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    7336
    Copyright

    Reproduction requests

    Artist information
    Albrecht Dürer

    Works in the collection

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  • About

    The date on this engraving shows a correction from 1505 to 1508. Evidently, it was begun before the artist's departure for Italy in 1505, and completed after his return. The print is one of a number of works depicting horses that Dürer made in first years of the sixteenth century.

  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 3 exhibitions

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 2 publications

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