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Title

Sol Justitiae (Christ as the Sun of Justice)

circa 1499


Artist

Albrecht Dürer

Germany

24 May 1471 - 05 Apr 1528


Details


Other Titles

(Christ as the "Sun of Righteousness")

(Sol Justitiae; The Judge)


Alternative title

Die Sonne der Gerechtigkeit (Sol iustitiae)


Date

circa 1499


Media category

Print


Materials used

engraving


Edition

i of 1 state


Dimensions

10.6 x 7.5 cm image/sheet


Signature & date

Signed lower c., [incised plate] "AD [artist's monogram]". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1954


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9096


Artist information

Albrecht Dürer

Works in the collection

14


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales Trustees minutes 1954, Sydney, 24 Sep 1954, p 4069 (24 Sep 1954).

AC51c/1954, Sydney, 28 Sep 1954. Letter from Hal Missingham to E Turpin, 28 Sep 1954